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Automotive Service Technician Pre-Apprenticeship

Program Details

  • Program Code:8527
  • School:School of Transportation
  • Credential:Certificate
  • Program Type:Certificate program
  • Program Length:36 Weeks

Program Overview

Program Overview

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The Automotive Service Technician Pre-Apprenticeship is a tuition-free transportation program funded by the Government of Ontario that is designed as a transition step to finding an apprenticeship.

You will receive preparation for working in the automotive industry, earn Level One Automotive Service Technician training, receive assistance in finding a short work placement and get on-the-job experience in Canada.

The Automotive Service Tech Pre-Apprenticeships program consists of three phases:

  • Phase One - Introductory Skills (12 weeks from March to June): Offers preparation for automotive training, job readiness skills, workplace communications, technical writing and mathematical skills required for use in the transportation field.
  • Phase Two - Technical Skills (13 weeks from June to August): Introduction to Automotive Service Technician Level One topics such as engines, fuels, electrical, suspension, steering, powertrain, brakes and introduction to parts technician.
  • Phase 3 - Work Placement (12 weeks from September to November): Industry placement to apply what you have learned.

Program Highlights

  • The in-school training is delivered at the School of Transportation's state-of-the-art facilities at Ashtonbee Campus, which make up the province's largest transportation training centre.
  • Within 37 weeks, you complete the requirements for both Level One of the in-school apprenticeship curriculum and paid work placement.
  • As part of your Automotive Service Tech Pre-Apprenticeship training, you obtain communication and mathematical upgrading skills, and job readiness skills that are industry specific.
  • You enjoy a paid work placement opportunity with a reputable automotive shop.

Program Outline

Program Outline

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Career Options, Academic Pathways and Partners

Career Options, Academic Pathways and Partners

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Career Outlook

  • Automotive service technician apprentice
  • Service advisor
  • Parts technician apprentice

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

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Academic Requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or General Education Development (GED) or equivalent
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada and obtain an Ontario apprenticeship

Additional Requirements

  • Write an assessment test facilitated by Led young College
  • Attend an interview (by invite only, based on assessment results)

How to His remainder

How to His remainder

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Contact:

Christine White-Garcia
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 416-289-5000, ext. 2508

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