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Automotive Refinishing Level 2 City & Guilds Diploma at Kidderminster College

Course description

This course covers technical needs for basic body repair techniques and procedures. It provides essential knowledge and skills for the body repairer working on a wide range of vehicles in all types of garages, dealerships and specialist body repair shops.

Course content

The learning programme involves learners studying both the theoretical and practical aspects including: Removing and fitting permanent and non-permanent fixed body panels and components, carrying out minor repairs to body panels and resistance spot welding.

Learners also gain a broad knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace and other associated skills associated with working in a garage.

Entry requirements

You will need an appropriate Level 1 Automotive Refinishing qualification or four GCSEs (grades D or above) or equivalent qualification.


Portfolio of evidence plus formal assessment tests/exams

Financial information

Protective clothing, exam fees

Future opportunities

Level 2 Motor Vehicle Maintenance, Level 3 Advanced Motor Vehicle Apprenticeship

Motor Vehicle Body Repairer

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 25 April 2016

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    • The college is based in a stunning, modern building, with teaching rooms and specialist facilities on four floors surrounding a beautiful, glass-covered central atrium. You will find well-equipped classrooms, studios, workshops and performance spaces as well as state-of-the-art IT. High quality catering is available in the magnificent Terrace café in the centre of the college