Vehicle Accident Repair (Body) Apprenticeship Level 2

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This programme will help you to develop skills and knowledge when dealing with accident repairs and has a focus on body repair.

Course Information

With this apprenticeship, your role will be varied but will involve assessing the level of vehicle damage, making decisions on whether the vehicle is repairable and removing damaged panels. In addition, you will deliver exceptional customer service. You will learn the basics required to work in the industry and will move on to specialist skills required in your job role.

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Benefits / Skills

  • Supporting job roles in the automotive work environment
  • Using tools and equipment in the automotive work environment
  • Carrying out minor repairs to motor vehicle exterior body panels
  • Removing and fitting vehicle body panels
  • Understand health and safety in the automotive environment
  • Undertaking spot welding operations
  • Entry Requirements

    The employer will agree entry requirements for these apprenticeships and these will depend on the role that they are advertising. Please check that you meet all essential criteria before applying for a position, you can find the details of these on the full vacancy description (links below). If you are unsure about this please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team on 0113 284 6464.

    Career Progression

    Accident Repair Technician Apprentice

    As an accident repair technician apprentice you will beat, strip, fit and repair vehicle panels. In addition, you will work to strict safety standards and will deliver excellent customer service.

    Below are some Leeds City College apprenticeships you could potentially progress on to once you have completed this programme:

  • Vehicle Accident Repair (Paint) Apprenticeship Level 3
  • Mechanical Manufacturing Apprenticeship Level 3
  • Automotive Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) Apprenticeship Level 3
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      Course Details

      Duration

      1 year

      Course Code

      56415-01

      Course Facts

      History

      £21.1 billion is spent every year on car servicing and repair.

      Extra Curriculum

      The average salary for a qualified automotive body technician is £23,219.

      Labour Market

      94.7% of apprentices found our college induction useful and provided them with the knowledge required for their course.

      Course FAQs

      Do I have to pay the wages for the apprentice?

      Yes, you will need to pay the apprentice like any other member of your staff. The current national apprenticeship minimum wage is £3.90 per hour. Certain grants are available to some employers taking on an apprentice to help support with payment of their wages. Details of these grants will be discussed with you prior to recruiting an apprentice.

      How do I recruit an apprentice?

      You can recruit an apprentice by yourself, as you would any other member of staff for your company. However, if you want some help, we have a full recruitment team and service available to support you.

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