Apprenticeships - Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship in Accident Repair (Body) at Wakefield College
Start Dates: September, January and March
If you are starting on a career in the light or heavy vehicle industry, this programme will enable you to learn as you earn. You will study for valuable City & Guilds vocational qualifications and Diplomas in body repair and you will also have the chance to brush up your Functional Skills in ICT, English and Maths.
Body repair techniques, paintwork preparation, health and safety and working with others. Fitting of body panels or panel sections by means of welding or bonding including bodywork preparation. Removing and replacing mechanical components to gain access to body repair (wheel alignment etc) and also covered in conjunction with the repair and manufacture of body components and sections. Underpinning knowledge will be demonstrated through the successful completion of a City & Guilds Diploma. Functional Skills in ICT, English and Maths will be studied to Level 1.
Maths and English (and sometimes IT) are key elements of apprenticeship programmes and if you do not already have a GCSE at grade A*-C (or new grade 9-4) in these subjects you will be required to study Functional Skills at the appropriate levels.
Skills in Maths and English will support your apprenticeship programme, assisting you with assignment writing, research, job applications, presentations, managing your own finances and interpretation of data, to mention just a few. They will also help you in the future. Most employers are looking for ability in these areas and the majority of university courses require you to have Maths and English GCSEs at A*-C (or new grade 9-4). This is why the development of Maths and English is so important, whatever your field of study.
In full-time trade related employment AND Level 1 literacy and numeracy qualifications If you do not have these, we can assess your current level of literacy/numeracy
Continuous assessment undertaken in college and at work.
There are no costs to students aged between 16 and 18.
Motor Vehicle Body Repair and Vehicle Maintenance at Level 3.
Successful completion of this programme will boost your career in the body repair sectors.
If you require further information please contact: The Course Information Team on 01924 789111
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How to apply
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