ATA Senior Panel Re-accreditation

L3 Level 3
Part Time
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City Centre Campus, Cardiff

About this course

The Paint route is intended for technicians whose job role involves the repair of vehicles typically involved in accidents or similar incident circumstances. 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 to repair & replace body components, including returning vehicle alignment to manufacturer specification and rectifying body shell faults.

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

What you will study

Candidates levels MUST hold a current welding Assessed Outcome Module Certificate for AOM – 009 (BS1140 and BS4872).

Full Assessment Modules:

  • Cosmetic Panel Alignment 
  • MET - Complex
  • Panel Damage (Rectification)
  • Welded Panel/Section MAG/MIG Braze/Bond/Rivet
  • Rectify Bodyshell Misalignment (Setup, Measure, Adjust)
  • Aluminium Cosmetic Panel
  • Cold Filler Repair

Reassessment Modules:

  • MET - Complex AOM 006 
  • Welded Panel/Section MAG/MIG Braze/Bond/Rivet AOM 030

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18.
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities.
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect.
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice.
  • Course fees are subject to change. Your fee will be confirmed prior to enrolment.
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print.
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers.
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.

Course fee per year

Course Fee: £650.00

Entry requirements

This is a re-accreditation so for those who have previously achieved the full Senior Panel Qualification.

Key information

Start date

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Time of day

Day Time

Part Time

12 hours per week


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
Maps & directions

Course code



IMI ACC-AOM-PAN-3-19 Senior Panel Re-accreditation


What our students say

"Studying at CAVC has been really enjoyable. The College have the best facilities in Cardiff and has helped me achieve my goals"

Waheed Omer
Level 3 Vehicle Body Repair

Career prospects & further study


Wales has about 8% of the UK’s automotive manufacturing and has a skilled workforce of 18,000 people and a £3 billion turnover annually.


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

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