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Accident Repair - Paint Level 3 Diploma at Darlington College

Course description

Continuation of the Accident Repair qualification dealing with more complex top coat application techniques.

Further paint defect rectification including colour matching and rectification of colour mismatch, as well as blending and fading out techniques.

More independent study required along with increased initiative from students.

Course content

Mixture of classroom and workshop based sessions, including realistic vehicle repair situations.

Entry requirements

You will need to have completed the Level 2 qualification, before moving on to this qualification. You must also have GCSE maths and English at grade C or above.

You will also be required to attend an interview here at the college.


Ongoing assessment through a series of assignments with an end of module online exam. Timed practical assessments to re-create the pressures faced in industry.

Future opportunities

Employment opportunities include a Paint technician role in accident repair, vehicle restoration and cosmetic repair sectors.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Darlington College directly.

Last updated date: 08 March 2016
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