Motor Vehicle Body Repair (Metal and Paint) workers service, repair, replace and refinish motor vehicle bodies and frames.
What do Motor Vehicle Body Repairer (Metal and Paint) workers do?
- Review damage reports and estimates of repair; cost and plan work to be performed.
- Repair and replace front end components, body components, doors and frame and under body components.
- Hammer out dents, buckles and other defects using blocks and hammers.
- File, grind and sand repaired body surfaces using hand and power tools.
- Apply primers and repaint surfaces using brush or spray guns.
For further details about this occupation, please see the High School to Apprenticeship handbook, or find it on this website under “Resources.”
Motor Vehicle Body Repairer (Metal and Paint) downloads
- Entrance Requirements for Apprenticeship Training
- A Guide to Course Content
- On-the-Job Training Guide
- Important Information for MVBR Practical Examination tradespersons
- Interprovincial Journeyperson Examination Information
- Level One Examination Information
- Level Two Examination Information
- Practical Examination
- Form 6A Verification of Trade Experience