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Classic Vehicle Restoration Principles

Level 2

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Key Info

Learning Area   Motor Vehicle
Delivery Mode   Full-time
Duration   1 Year
Course Code   10559-CAM-22

Dates & Locations

Course Type   16-19, Adult
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   12/09/2022
Fees   Tuition Fees: £1672.50

Vehicle restoration is a very specialist area, where demand for skilled technicians is high and salaries can be very rewarding. The skills are transferable to other sectors, so you could take your qualification and move into the boat painting industry, where you could work around the world.

To become a qualified technician you must complete the Level 1 and 2 qualifications. At Level 2 specialise in vehicle restoration body, paint and accident repair. We offer full Mechanical, Electrical and Trim (MET) training to provide you with the best start in the workplace.

If you love restoring classic vehicles this course is ideal for you. This qualification contains a broad spectrum of units to allow you the flexibility to develop your knowledge and skills across a wide range of different disciplines including accident repair techniques. This qualification has been developed by the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) in conjunction with the Federation of British Historic Vehicle Club, employers, training providers and IMI Sector Skills Councils.

  What You Will Learn

During the course you will gain an understanding of the history and heritage of classic vehicles. On completion of this course you will be able to practically demonstrate that you have the skills required to access work in the classic vehicle restoration industry and the knowledge required to support these skills.

  Entry Requirements

GCSEs in English and maths at grade 4 or above, a Level 1 course or relevant experience.

  Work Experience

As part of your course you may be required to carry out Work Experience and/or an Industry Placement.


Careers in this industry..

MET technician
Paint sprayer
Bodyshop technician
Panel beater
Vehicle estimator
Vehicle prepper
Vehicle restorer

or go on to a relevant Level 3 qualification.




# Classiccar # Carrestoration # Mechanic # MotorVehicle # Automotive

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