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Accident Repair Paint Principles (VRQ) - Level 3 Diploma (Full Time) at Newcastle College

Course description

This programme is ideal if you want to progress within the Accident Repair sector and would like to combine practical hands on training with a qualification.

Course content

You will:

  • Carry out complete vehicle refinishing operations
  • Mix and match vehicle paint colours
  • Identify and rectify vehicle paint defects and faults

All students also study the following Functional Skills subject:

  • Communication
  • Numeracy
  • I.T.

Entry requirements

You will hold a relevant Level 2 Diploma and you will be required to attend an interview.

If English is not your first language, you will also need an IELTS score of 5.0 or above


Assessment for this award is a combination of Practical Assessments and a multiple choice on-line examination.

Future opportunities

You could progress to gain employment within the Accident Repair Industry with an Apprenticeship.

You could gain employment within the Motor Vehicle Accident Repair Industry.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 18 April 2016
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