Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair Body Principles – September 2021

Start Date: 13 September 2021
Funding information: Free for Eligible 16-18 year olds. Adult funding available dependant on learner circumstances otherwise course costs apply.
Duration: 35 Weeks
Attendance: Full-time Provision

Course Overview

This is the perfect course if you would like to progress a career in vehicle body repair or restoration. The course itself centres around a vehicle's construction and materials. It teaches techniques such as MAG welding and fillers to repair or restore damaged vehicle panelling and bodywork.

The vehicle body repair industry is quickly growing and past students have either progressed on to the Level 3 course or entered employment in junior roles both locally and nationally.

The college proudly boasts fantastic facilities for this course, with cutting edge body repair technology sitting alongside tried and tested means of body repair used by employers.

Course Content

Key units on this course include:

  • Minor Motor Vehicle Exterior Body Panel Repairs
  • Motor Vehicle Body Resistance Spot Welding
  • Motor Vehicle Body Metal Active Gas (MAG) Welding Techniques
  • Removing and Fitting Body Panels
  • Plastic repairs
  • Vehicle construction

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements but it’s advisable to have practical experience including, or equivalent to, a Level 1 qualification. Upon interview for this course you will need to sit a basic practical and written assessment.

Assessment Methods

  • practical assignments

  • written assignments

  • coursework

  • online exam


You can progress to the Level 3 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair Body or Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Vehicle Accident Repair Body.


2193.15 incl VAT