This course is for Senior Technicians working in the accident repair sector of the industry who have at least three years' experience. They should be familiar with the skills, knowledge and techniques required to give a fault free finish for both the preparation of panels (existing and new) and the finishing of panels to match exist vehicle paint.
The Senior Technician must hold a valid IMI senior accreditation in the vehicle paint sector or hold a Level 3 vehicle paint VCQ qualification completed within a 3 year period prior the date of application.
The first day of the course will allow candidates to familiarise themselves with our work shop equipment and prepare for starting the IMI accreditation assessment. This will continue with candidates completing an online test and 9 practical tasks measuring their competence level against a set of criteria. Tasks include: Polish Panel (Existing) Colour Identification & Colour Variant Surface Preparation Primed Surface - Flatting Panel Sealing Panel Preparation (New Panel) Wet on Wet Primer (application) 3 Stage Pearlescent Paint (application) Paint Defects & Rectification Procedure
You will be assessed by a combination of practical observation and an online test.
On successful completion you will achieve an ATA Senior Paint Technician Certificate
Please complete an online application form - alternatively ring the Auto Body and Paint centre on 020 8443 3821.
No interviews are necessary for this course.
To apply or enrol for this course you must first create an account with the College. This is a simple process that should not take more than a few minutes.
If you have any difficulties with applying online or have any other questions please Contact Us, or call 0208 443 3821. Please note this is not a 24 hour helpline.