Vehicle Damage Paint Technician

Are you looking to pursue a career as a Vehicle Damage Paint Technician? At GTA Group Training Association we will be able to learn to prepare, spray and finish vehicles that have been involved in collisions and other incidents, in an efficient manner, as well as ensuring correct colour match and final finish.

A great start to your career

On completion of this apprenticeship you will be able to work within the collision repair workshop or  smart repair workshop/mobile repair working alongside another fully qualified Paint Technician. 

What will you learn?

  • Understand and acquire knowledge  of Automotive refinishing materials such as paint and fillers and their application techniques to deliver quality results

  • Dry and cure techniques use in the finishing of vehicles

  • Body Paint Repair tools, equipment and devices

  • Safe handling and risks in the management of solvents, high voltage components, conventional and alternate fuelled vehicles and other areas of significant risk

  • Legislation in health and safety compliance requirements of the industry

  • Understand commercial productivity and efficiency awareness (Calculation / estimation of paint volume requirements)

  • Health & Safety and compliance requirements of a collision repair business, such as control of substances.

  • Understand causes for paint defects to reduce waste and the techniques required to prevent these

  • Quality control process and the implications of poor quality repairs.