City & Guilds Diploma Accident Repair (Body and Paint) Level 1
Engineering and Automotive
Mode of Study
City of Newport Campus
31 August 2021
A minimum of 4 GCSEs grade E or above to include Maths/Numeracy and English/Welsh 1st Language or an appropriate Entry Level qualification.
In a nutshell
This course provides a basic understanding of the skills required within the vehicle body repair and refinishing trade.
This course is for you if...
...You’re interested in entering the vehicle industry
...You want a practical, hands-on course
...You have a keen interest in motor mechanics
What will I be doing?
This course covers the basics of modern accident repair and vehicle refinishing, using the latest technical resources available. It covers units such as bench skills, basic filler repairs, panel preparation to accept paint, and the application of primer and topcoat.
You’ll be assessed through a combination of practical, written and Moodle knowledge tests throughout the year. Upon completion, you’ll achieve:
What is expected of me?
To enrol you’ll need a minimum of 4 GCSEs grade E or above, to include Maths and English at grade E or above (or Welsh as a first language)
What comes next?
Level 2 Accident Repair Body and Paint or Apprenticeship programme.
You’ll need to undertake an engineering industry assessment to help determine the most appropriate course.
Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?
Contact our Student Recruitment team
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