Course Type / Attendance

Part Time, Skills & Qualifications

Subject Area

Motor Vehicle

Start Date

Call 0191 511 6000

Course Length

20 Weeks


City Campus


Adult, Employers



Course Level


Home / Course / Manufacturing Paint Plant Training

Who is this course for?

The course is designed for people who would like to work in manufacturing companies applying protective coatings to different types of substrates.

What do you need to apply for the course?

You would need an interest in working in a manufacturing company applying protective coatings.

What are the key things you'll learn?

  • Tools and equipment used in paint plant operations
  • Applying fillers and foundation materials
  • Applying topcoats and completing refinishing operations
  • Identifying and repairing minor paint defects

How you will learn

The course is split in to two areas three hours practical and three hours theory.  There are six practical assessments and four theory based exams.

Where could this course take you?

This course could open up opportunities including an advanced apprenticeship.