Automotive Plastics & Panel Repair

    Course details

    • Code: AUTO.4111
    • Fee: $819*
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Automotive
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class40 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)January, July
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)

Course Aim

The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to complete a range of repairs to perforated metal corrosion on motor vehicle structural steel panels, and the preparation and painting of plastic motor vehicle parts.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Complete repairs of perforated metal corrosion on a motor vehicle structural steel panel.
  2. Demonstrate knowledge of plastic automotive parts and the painting of automotive plastics.
  3. Prepare and paint a range of plastic automotive parts.

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

TitleCodeLevelCredits
Complete repairs of perforated metal corrosion on a motor vehicle structural steel panel577646
Demonstrate knowledge of plastic automotive parts and painting automotive plastics2401442
Prepare and paint plastic automotive parts2401544

For more information on Unit Standards explore the NZQA Framework


*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017