Vehicle Accident Repair - MET Competence

Qualification type: Diploma Location:
Subject area: Level: 3
Leaflet Number: 583 Course Code: CR6537-01
Awarding body: IMI Awards Ltd (IMIAL)
Academic year: 14/15
Awarding body: 
IMI Awards Ltd (IMIAL)
Qualification type: 
Subject area: 
Automotive and Engineering
External to college

What's the Vehicle Accident Repair - MET Competence course about?

This motor industry qualification covers activities that relate to body repairers working on a wide range of vehicles in all types of garages, dealerships and specialist body repair shops. Successful candidates will demonstrate a broad working knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace and other skills associated with working in a garage. The qualification includes the following areas: removing and replacing body panels; repairing body panels; and rectifying vehicle misalignment.

The course covers the following mandatory units:
- Removing and reinstating vehicle mechanical and electrical systems and assemblies following accidental damage
- Removing and reinstating vehicle trim fitments following accident damage
- Contributing to workplace good housekeeping
- Maintaining positive working relationships
- Reducing risks to health and safety
- Inspecting vehicles

You will demonstrate your skills and knowledge by collecting evidence of your work. This evidence is usually presented in a portfolio. You will also undertake IMI set online multiple-choice tests.

What will I be able to do after I've completed this course?

This course could lead to supervisory or management positions within the motor industry.

What qualifications or experience do I need to do this course?

You need to be working as a body repairer in the motor industry, and a level 2 IMI qualification would be desirable.

Which qualification will I be awarded if I successfully complete the Vehicle Accident Repair - MET Competence course?

You will be awarded the IMI Level 3 Diploma in Vehicle Accident Repair - Mechanical, Electrical and Trim (MET) Competence.


Part time (day)

Course length

1 Year(s)

How much will the course cost me?

You can call our Course Enquiry Team on 0161 203 2100 for details of the fees for this course.