Who is it suitable for?
This VRQ 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.
The learning programme involves learners studying both the theory and practical aspects, including:
- removing and fitting permanent and non-permanent fixed body panels and components
- carrying out minor repairs to body panels
- resistance spot welding.
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.
This qualification forms the knowledge component (technical certificate) of the IMI SSC Accident Repair Apprenticeship framework (for Body). When an apprentice has achieved a L2 Apprenticeship, they can then choose to broaden their education and training in other ways from this firm base.
The assessment of this VRQ is made up of two components:
- practical tasks
- online testing
Want to know more?
Please contact an IMI approved centre.
Declared Purpose IMIAL Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Body Repair Principles
SMMT Letter of Support
IMI PB Letter of Support
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