Vehicle Body Repair - Level 6
This qualification covers the technical needs for today’s accident repair industry, including advanced body repair and alignment techniques and procedures. It provides essential knowledge for the body repairer working on a wide range of vehicles in all types of garages, dealerships and specialist body repair shops.
The qualification is recognised by the Sector Skills Council as a VRQ/Technical Certificate and can be used as knowledge evidence in a related Modern Apprenticeship programme.
SCQF Level 5 qualification in a related subject area or relevant experience.
This programme involves studying both the underpinning knowledge and practical aspects of:
- Removing, Replacing and Repairing Body Panels
- Identifying and Rectifying Body Misalignment (Jig Work)
- MIG and MAG welding
- MIG Brazing techniques
- Resistance Spot Welding Operations
- Understanding of Vehicle Construction and Materials.