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Level 3 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair Paint Principles FT at Chesterfield College

Course description

Key modules on this course include:

  • Health, Safety and Good Housekeeping in an Automotive Environment
  • Working with Plastic Materials and Components
  • Establishing Paint Defects
  • Applying Topcoats and Completing Refinishing Operations
  • Vehicle Colour Matching

Course content

We base our courses on employment needs of the region. Therefore, you can expect to learn topics that are relevant to the industry. Your course will be made up of a mixture of core modules, that are essential to the course requirements, and units that you can choose to specialize in yourself. You'll be guided by your tutor on which units to choose that will best suit you. Key units on this course include:-Health, Safety and Good Housekeeping in an Automotive Environment-Working with Plastic Materials and Components-Establishing Paint Defects-Applying Topcoats and Completing Refinishing Operations-Vehicle Colour Matching

Entry requirements

The Level 3 course will develop your skills to an increased professional standard appropriate to the workplace which will enable you to progress into employment. You will need a Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair, alternatively you will be asked to complete an entrance assessment consisting of Maths and English and an interview with a member of the team.

Financial information

Yes - If it's your first full Level 3 and you're aged 19-23 your course is funded otherwise Advanced learner loans are available

Future opportunities

Following successful completion of this course you can progress on to related University Level and Foundation Degree courses.

Further information

'• Where costs are quoted in this document they are correct at the time of publication, but may be changed• Timetables are given as an indication only, these may vary• Weeks shown are the maximum number expected• The formation of a class is conditional

How to apply

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Last updated date: 16 May 2017

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