TRAIN WITH GO DENT
Learn Paintless Dent Repair the right way, the first time.
Go Dent has incorporated Dent Digest SA to develop the best training available in South Africa with methods and facilities approved by KhS International.
Whether you’re looking to chase hail damage or develop a dent repair route servicing auto dealers, rental car fleets or retail customers, we teach you what you need to become a quality orientated PDR Technician.
Go Dent employs a merSETA endorsed training programme designed and taught by Lawrence Yawa, a renowned instructor in paintless dent removal. The module has been endorsed by merSETA with Unit Standard: 244110.
The Go Dent training course for beginners takes place over 8 weeks in which aspirant technicians are guided in the trade of paintless dent removal through the use of audio-visual aids, text books, learner activity guides, lectures, and practical training. All aspirant technicians are tested prior to receiving their certificates, and are then graded before being offered the opportunity to work as a Go Dent Technician.
Minimum requirements for those who want to be trained as PDR technicians:
- Above 16 years of age
- Physically fit
- Eye for detail
- Enjoy working with hands
- Able to solve practical problems
- Interest in things of technical nature
We guarantee that:
- You will get satisfaction in the entire training process
- You will be able to perform PDR without supervision
- You will receive access to employment opportunities
Paintless Dent Removal Training Details:
THE ACADEMY: Dent Digest / Go Dent Academy (Including Mobile Training)
COURSE INSTRUCTOR: Lawrence Yawa
COURSE FEE PER PERSON: R40 000.00 (including tools)
DURATION OF THE COURSE: 8 weeks
NUMBER OF LEARNERS PER CLASS: Minimum 2, Maximum 8
COURSE RECOGNITION: The course is recognised within the industry with an option to obtain International KhS Accreditation upon successful completion
PAYMENT: Fees are payable in full before commencement of the training.
About the Trainer
Lawrence began his career in Paintless Dent Removal at the PDR Technical Training College of South Africa. Following the completion of the course he was employed by Dent Magic (Cape Town) as a Dent Technician. Lawrence has also worked for Dent Doctor, Dent Pro as a Master Dent Technician, and gained international experience in Scotland.
In 2005 Lawrence registered his own company, Dent Digest S.A. where he founded the “Dent Digest Training Academy”. Lawrence has since been invited to assist in skills development in Gauteng (Midrand) by participating in the development of unit standards in Paintless Dent Removal.
In 2006 Lawrence developed a training manual on paintless dent removal. In 2008 he was appointed as one of the subject matter experts in auto body repair with speciality in paintless dent removal. Lawrence has been also part of the SGB working group in auto body repairs and vehicle maintenance developments across the country.
In 2013 Lawrence was recognized by “Stanford Who’s Who” as an honoured member who demonstrated outstanding leadership, achievement in his occupation, industry and profession. In October 2014 Lawrence was appointed as a Chief Invigilator at the World Skills SA competition and as an Industry Expert in Paintless Dent Removal by the Hope Factory SA. Lawrence is also a qualified assessor in his field of work.
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WHAT OUR CLIENTS SAY
“The team is professional and very efficient. I was very impressed with the service and quality of the repair done. Thank you.”
– Tanja Henning