Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair Body Principles

Your Unique Experience

// Undertake exclusive and diverse project repair work on classic cars, modern cars and track cars incorporating traditional and advanced skill sets

// Experience a realistic working environment working on road going cars

// Specialist industry visits to the Motor Show, Skills Shows, Science and Industry museum, Race day events and Go-Karting

// Working with highly skilled industry trained staff using up-to-date equipment and products

// Strong links with local and high profile employers, Halfords, Wooden canal boat, Speed of Sight and Caterham cars

// Bespoke technology-led training sessions from industry professionals on a range of new products from Colourtone, Devilbiss, 3M, Farecla, HB Body and Lechler

// Learn a range of welding skills including the use of MIG, Oxy-acetylene gas, and TIG to enhance your skills

// Previous students have gained employment with local employers e.g. BMS motor factor

Course Content

This programme is designed to build on students’ knowledge and skills developed at introductory level. Students continue to study and develop a wide range of skills required for seeking employment as a body repair specialist within the motor vehicle industry. The course covers advanced techniques gained at introductory level on repairing body panels, fitting new panels, welding and fabrication and combines both theory and practical work.

More than just a Course

Interested in becoming a panel beater?

You have made a great choice.Panel Beaters learn a vast range of skills including fabrication, welding and fitting. Here at the college you will work on a range of projects including from repairing car panels to rebuilding cars. More advanced projects include repairing accident damaged vehicles using sophisticated measuring ‘jigging’ equipment.

The courses on offer here in the Motor Vehicle department will prepare you for the world of work and give you practical and academic knowledge to progress to industry.

Course Format

Full time

Entry Qualifications

Introduction diploma in vehicle body repair, plus entry 3 function skills in English.


Could lead to employment.


For enquiries please contact the College on 0161 908 6789 or web: www.tameside.ac.uk/contact.

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Please Note: While every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of these details, changes can and do occur. Government policy changes rapidly (particularly from one academic year to the next) which often has an effect on availability, eligibility for funding and the fee contribution required. Please confirm the course details when enrolling.