Senior Panel Technician Accreditation (ATA)

Start Date

TBC

Day / Time

Various Times & Days

Duration

1 year

Fees

£1000.00

Senior Panel Technician Accreditation (ATA)

This accreditation was created to help the motor industry keep on top of constant, rapid changes in technology, legislation and working methods, by encouraging and measuring the current competence, knowledge and ability of those working within it. By providing proof of current competence, accreditations benefits both individuals and their employers.

This course is intended for technicians whose job role involves the repair of vehicles typically involved in accidents or similar incident circumstances and have at least three years’ experience to ensure you are familiar with the skills, knowledge and techniques required to repair and replace body components, including returning vehicle alignment to manufacturer specification and rectifying body shell faults.

The Senior Panel Technician Accreditation will be made up of an online assessment containing 30 questions and the following practical assessments;

  • Cosmetic panel alignment
  • Complexed MET
  • Panel damage (rectification)
  • Welded panel section MAG/MIG braise bond rivet
  • Rectify body shell misalignment
  • Aluminium cosmetic panel
  • Cold filler repair

Senior Technicians should be working in the accident repair sector of the industry and have at least three years’ experience to ensure they are familiar with the skills, knowledge and techniques required in the areas above.

At the time of taking this assessment you must have a valid BS4872/BS1140 welding certificate.

We can also offer the BS4872/BS1140 welding certificate, re -accreditation and Panel Technician accreditation if required.

What about after the course?
Future
Careers:
  • Vehicle technicians, mechanics and electricians
  • Vehicle body builders and repairers
What
you could
earn:
Potential
£23,483
Entry level
£14,206
Average
£22,038

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