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Body Repair and Paint Level 3 at Malvern Hills College

Course description

This is a follow-on course from the Level 2 course. Students will learn to colour match and apply topcoat to vehicles and also learn about refinishing plastics.

Course content

What’s involved?

  • Working with Plastic Materials and Components
  • Establishing Paint Defects
  • Applying Top Coats and Completing Refinishing Operations
  • Vehicle Colour Matching
How will I be studying?

The vehicle repair facilities include a new workshop with a fully functional ventilated spray booth, paint mixing area, repair areas for body repairs and all other dedicated equipment necessary for repairing a vehicle’s body work.

Entry requirements

You will need to have a recognised current full Level 2 Body Repair and Paint Certificate/Diploma or equivalent, or proven trade experience with evidence of training.

Future opportunities

On successful completion of the Level 3 course you can progress into employment within the Vehicle Repair industry. Level 3 is a valuable qualification for those wishing to progress into a management role in the future.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 05 August 2016

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    • The Evesham campus is a short walk from Evesham town centre. It is well placed for bus links from the surroundings area.

      The campus has...

      ·         A state of the art motor vehicle workshops

      ·         New hair & beauty training salons called PURE - Hair, Beauty & Relaxation, which are also open to the public

      ·         Training rooms for public services and construction

      ·         A dedicated health and childcare teaching area

      ·         Fully equipped IT facilities and media suite

      ·         A new photographic studio

      ·         An Energy Training Centre

      ·         Indoor and outdoor animal care facilities

      We also have a well equipped Learning Resources Centre and an excellent refreshment and relaxation area in The Hub, which includes a Costa Coffee Shop.