There is a demand across the country for skilled and qualified paint technicians and employers increasingly need committed, well trained and enthusiastic workers. By completing this course you will increase your skills, knowledge and performance and become a valuable team member.
This qualification will demonstrate to an employer that you have gained the right knowledge and experience to help them in their business and encourage them to invest in you and your career.
The course provides vocationally related knowledge and skills, which will improve employability within these vocations. Successful completion of units or the full award can contribute to the achievement of a VCQ when employed.
- Hold a level 2 qualification in a related discipline;
- Have attained the minimum school leaving age;
- Have secured employment with a Northern Ireland-based company to work a minimum of 21 hours per week (either as an existing employee in the new job role or about to take up a position with a permanent remunerative employment offer).
- Have the potential to successfully complete all the requirements of the appropriate Level 3 apprenticeship framework.
Please note: Employers may apply their own criteria during recruitment.
Full details on all requirements for Level 3 Apprenticeships can be found in the SRC Admissions Policy & Criteria
- Basic Engineering - Bench Fitting
- Applying Filler
- Preparing Services for Paint
- Applying Paint
- Repairing Minor Paint Defects
- Working with Plastic Components
- Essential Skills in Communication, Application of Number and Information Technology
Applicants who have achieved GCSE English, Mathematics or IT at grades A-C, will be exempt from the equivalent essential skill.
Increased job opportunities/promotion allowing you to progress through the levels and then onto higher education courses at the College. You may also undertake other Level 3 motor industry qualifications or decide to progress onto other Level 4 Motor Vehicle courses at the College.
HOW TO APPLY
All full-time courses starting in September 2021 are open for applications. Please click on the Apply Now button (top right in the blue box) to begin your application.
If you require any assistance with your application you can call us on 0300 123 1223.
028 3025 9684
IMPORTANT COURSE & DELIVERY STATEMENT
In light of the continuing Covid-19 situation, Southern Regional College may have to amend the delivery methods for a number of courses for the new academic year, or should the need arise effect a temporary College closure. This may also lead to restrictions when accessing student services. Please be assured that the safety of our students is paramount and as such we will be implementing a range of measures in line with government advice and protocols. We will make all appropriate and reasonable adjustments to maintain the ongoing quality of teaching and learning and our support services.
In accordance with the Consumer Rights Act 2015, you will be notified of any such changes, the reasons for the changes and any options available to you to avoid such changes having an adverse impact on your future career. All higher education students and applicants should refer to the Consumer Protection page.
Information about our fees policy including details on registration and reduced fees as well as refunds can be found HERE
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