ATA Senior Panel

L3 Level 3
Part Time
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City Centre Campus, Cardiff

About this course 

This course is suitable for Senior Technicians who have been 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 to repair & replace body components, including returning vehicle alignment to manufacturer specification and rectifying bodyshell faults.

Candidates wishing to be assessed at either Panel Technician or Senior Panel Technician levels MUST hold a current welding Assessed Outcome Module Certificate for AOM – 009 (BS1140 and BS4872).

If you require any further information please contact the course tutor on - 02920 406505.

What you will study

This level requires the candidate to complete the following modules:

  • MET – Complex
  • Welded Panel/ Section MIG Braze/ Bond/ Rivet

Entry requirements

It is essential that potential candidates hold an Aom 009 welding certificate, no equivalents are allowed for this qualification. You should be working as a Senior Technician in the Accident Repair Sector of the industry and have at least three years' experience with the skills, knowledge and techniques required.

Key information

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Time of day

Day Time

Part Time

24 hours per week


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
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Course code



IMIAAOMPAI312 ATA Senior Paint Lev


What our students say

I know from studying at the College and applying the skills I’ve learnt in my job I improve each day. I’m even going to compete at World Skills for vehicle body painting.

Cory Maher
Level 3 Vehicle Refinishing Apprentice

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City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

Automotive Centre,
City Centre Campus,
Dumballs Road,
CF10 5FE