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How Much do Mechanics Make?

 

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 What will I learn?

  • Workplace safety

  • Tools and equipment

  • General automotive maintenance

  • Brakes and anti-lock brake systems

  • Steering linkage

  • Suspension

  • Wheel alignment

  • Electrical and electronics repair including scanner use with OBD l and OBD II

 

All hands on work with be performed and inspected to current automotive industry standards.

 

Is mechanics the career for me?

The demand for highly skilled automotive technicians is growing due to advancing industry technology. Choose  mechanics if you are:

  • a keen/highly motivated problem solver

  • interested in mechanical/electrical troubleshooting

  • in good health

  • creative, with an attention to detail

  • competent in basic math

  • coordinated with good manual dexterity

What are my Career Options?

  • Automotive service technician (retail)

  • Farm/outdoor power equipment technician

  • Heavy duty mechanic (commercial transport) 

  • Recreational vehicle technician

 

 

 

Automotive Service 

Technician 1 - 

Foundation

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Program Start Date:

September

 

Program Length:

42 Weeks

Pre-Requisites:

  • Grade 10

  • Math 11 (any)

  • Socials Studies 11

  • Science 11

  • Language Arts 11

Recommended Courses:

  • Physics 11

  • Auto Lifestyles 11/12

  • Auto Technology 11/12

  • Work Experience 12

  • Youth Work in Trades

 

Certifications:

  • ITA Automotive Service Technician 1 Technical Training

  • Level 1 First Aid

  • WHMIS

  • TIA Basic (200)

  • Super Host

 

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