Who is it suitable for?
This qualification covers the technical needs for basic repair and preparation procedures. It provides essential knowledge and skills for vehicle body paint operators, working on a wide range of vehicles, in all types of garages, dealerships and specialist body paint businesses.
The learning programme involves learners studying both the theory and practical aspects, including:
- preparing metal and pre-painted surfaces
- preparing and applying fillers and foundation materials
- repairing minor paint defects
Learners will also gain a broad knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace and other skills associated with working in a garage.
The assessment is made up of two components which are set by IMI:
- practical tasks
- written assessments
Want to know more?
Please contact an IMI approved centre.