Course Type / Attendance

Full Time, Part Time, Skills & Qualifications

Subject Area

Motor Vehicle

Start Date

Call 0191 511 6000

Course Length

1 year


City Campus


16-18 Year Olds, Adult



Course Level


Home / Course / Accident Repair Paint Principles Diploma Level 2

Who is this course for?

This course is for people interested in working in the motor vehicle industry painting vehicles or those wishing to gain qualifications to enhance their current job role.

What do you need to apply for the course?

The course is the second level for vehicle painting you will need the Level 1 or relevant experience, and basic literacy skills.

What are the key things you'll learn?

You will learn the correct procedures for preparing surfaces to receive paint, masking techniques and applying foundation coatings and solid colour top coats.

How you will learn

You will learn the theory of paint operations in the classroom and work on vehicles in the paint shop. You will be assessed through coursework and take an online test.

Where could this course take you?

This course allows you to progress onto a Level 3 Diploma in Accident Repair Paint Operations.

What costs will you incur?

Free if you are aged 16-19, or if you are aged 19-25 and have no other level 3 qualification. £350 plus £50 registration if you are over 25.

Previous Student Experience

"The skills I have learnt helped me get a job."

Glen A. painter in Baxter’s Autos