Training schedule details provided by the BC Trades Training Consortium (TTC).
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Not ready for an apprenticeship program? This Foundation (Pre-apprenticeship) program may be of interest:
This program satisfies the training standard set by the BC Industry Training Authority (ITA) for:
ITA Source: 'Truck and Transport Mechanic ' profile.
Truck and Transport Mechanics maintain, rebuild, overhaul, recondition, and does diagnostic troubleshooting of motorized commercial truck, bus, and road transport equipment.
The program combines technical and work-based training. It generally takes four years to complete.
The technical training is made up of four levels totaling 840 hours (28 weeks). Level One is 300 hours (10 weeks). Level Two is 240 hours (8 weeks). Level Three is 180 hours (6 weeks). Level Four is 120 hours (4 weeks). This block of training is normally delivered through an ITA approved training institution. Sometimes it may also be met through approved training models (distance education, online, part-time) and/or a level challenge exam.
The work-based training totals 6360 hours. Based on a 30-hour work week this involves 212 weeks of training.
For details about the Pan-Canadian Harmonization Initiative and changes to the program structure, visit the ITA website OPSN 2017 010 .
RecommendedGrade 10 or equivalent, including:
Apprenticeship training in this program can lead to a career in:
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