New zealand certificate in Automotive Refinishing




Training Fee

Automotive Level

Automotive Duration

Automotive Cost

3 and 4

3½ Years

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Developed with I-CAR NZ and endorsed by the Collision Repair Association, this eLearning programme is designed for those interested in learning the skills and knowledge to repair paintwork on damaged vehicles and make them look as good as new!


Choose to complete one or both of the following qualifications:

  • New Zealand Certificate in Collision Repair and Automotive Refinishing (Level 3)
  • New Zealand Certificate in Automotive Refinishing (Level 4).

The unit standards within this qualification will ensure that you are able to prepare, restore, and finish painted vehicle surfaces. These skills can then be applied to a range of jobs, from repairing damaged paintwork to simply adding some cosmetic enhancement.


Download the Refinishing factsheet PDF - 1.4 MB


If you are currently employed in the automotive industry and your employer is able to support you, contact MITO and we’ll arrange an appointment to get you primed for a career as an Automotive Refinisher.