Body Repair and Paint Apprenticeship Level 2 at Malvern Hills College
Introduction to the refinish trade. Learn about and use the tools and workshop equipment in a real bodyshop environment. Prep cars for painting using body filler and primer. Students must have a work placement. The emphasis is on knowledge delivery in College and practical competence assessed in the workplace.
You will study a variety of units relating to body and paint including:
- Health and safety
- Supporting job roles in the automotive environment
- Removal and replacement procedures
- Skills in tool use
- Applying fillers and foundation materials
- Repairing metals and pre-painted surfaces
- Repairing minor paint defects
The vehicle repair facilities include a new workshop with fully functional ventilated spray booths, paint mixing area, repair areas for body repairs, welding facilities and all other dedicated equipment necessary for repairing a vehicle’s body work.
The Apprenticeship programme is for young people between the ages of 16 and 24 who wish to pursue a career in the vehicle body repair industry. You will need to have grades C-G in English, Maths and ICT.
On successful completion of the course you can move on to the Level 3 Apprenticeship or employment.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Malvern Hills College directly.