NZ Certificate in Collision Repair and Automotive Refinishing - Collision Repair

You'll learn how to repair damage on a vehicle, apply body filler and weld panels. Gain foundation collision repair skills.

What you will learn

  • Repair damage on a vehicle, apply body filler and weld panels
  • Develop skills in refinishing
  • Take part in work experience
  • Learn about panel engineering
  • Gains skills in panel preparation and collision repair
  • Learn about automotive electrical and communications
  • Workplace health and safety
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My favourite part is the spraying. I've practiced lots, learning not to get runs in the paint, so that you have the perfect finish.
Carl
Carl, Student

Career options

  • Panel Beater
  • Collision Repairer
  • Automotive Repair Technician

Entry criteria

Under 20

  • 10 credits NCEA Level 1 numeracy (as specified on the NZQA list)
  • 10 credits NCEA Level 1 literacy (as specified on the NZQA list)
  • At least 5 credits in reading and 5 credits in writing

20+

If you’re 20 years or over, contact us to see if you qualify for special admissions on our programmes.

What it will cost

Local

  • Fee: $6,968
  • Course related costs: $167

  • Student services fee: $220

    Your student fee is included in your course fees. It is not billed separately. Amount shown is based on full year study. More details.

This programme qualifies for student loans and allowances. More details

International

This programme is not available to international students.

Where will my course be?

The Petone campus is at 21 Kensington Avenue, Petone.

Read more about our Petone campus.

Ready to enrol?

Local

Applying online is easy and takes only about 10 minutes.

You will need a few details:

  1. An email address you check regularly.

  2. The phone number of someone willing to be your emergency contact.

  3. Your date of residency if you are a permanent resident in NZ.

If you have your NZQA National Student Number and/or a WelTec Student ID it will help us process your application faster.

International

Contact our international team to check the suitability of this course for international students.

Documents and other details


Offered by:
School of Engineering
Offered by:
Te Kāhui Pūkenga o ngā Pūkaha
Formal programme title:
New Zealand Certificate in Collision Repair and Automotive Refinishing (Level 3)
Programme code:
NZ3008
My favourite part is the spraying. I've practiced lots, learning not to get runs in the paint, so that you have the perfect finish.
Carl
Carl, Student