The Diploma in Vehicle Body Repairs is for anyone interested in starting or developing a career in the motor industry in accident repair, whether you want to maintain and repair the paint and bodywork of a vehicle.

This Diploma is ideal if you are looking to build on your existing knowledge of automotive accident repair and further develop your practical skills.


1 Year


Semester 1 & 2:

  • Use of Tools and Equipment for Vehicle Painting
  • Use of Vehicle Painting Materials
  • Surface Preparation for Vehicle painting
  • Polishing, burnishing and valeting
  • Paint Application
  • Paint Mixing, Tinting and Matching
  • Repair of Damage Paint Work

Career Opportunities

  • Painting Technician
  • Panel Beating Technician
  • Bodyshop Estimator

Entry Requirements

  • Certificate in Vehicle Body Repairs or similar course.