Automotive Refinishing

    Course details

    • Code: AUTO.4112
    • 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 paint vehicle panels in solid colour, two pack enamel and basecoat, two pack clearcoat, and touch up two pack solid and clear over base finishes on vehicles.

Learning outcomes

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

  1. Prepare and paint vehicle panels in basecoat and two pack clear coat.
  2. Paint vehicle panels in solid colour, two pack enamel.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge of the processes of touching up two pack solid and Clear-Over-Base (COB) finishes on a vehicle.

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

TitleCodeLevelCredits
Paint vehicle panels in solid colour two pack enamel in the automotive refinishing industry572048
Paint vehicle panels in basecoat and two pack clearcoat572348
Demonstrate knowledge of touching up two pack solid and Clear-Over-Base (COB) finishes on a vehicle2401643

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