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Automotive Glass Technician: Apprenticeship

  • Training Level
  • Tuition Estimate
    $442 level 1; call 604.871.7041 or email the Department for more details
  • Book & Supplies Cost Estimates
    Contact: 604.871.7041 or email
  • Credential Granted
    • Apprenticeship
    • ITA Credential
  • Coordinator Contact
    Contact 604.871.7041 or email

Application Deadline Advice

Applications should be submitted as early as possible. Qualified applicants are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Training Schedule

Training schedule details provided by the BC Trades Training Consortium (TTC).

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Level: 01
Broadway Campus

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This program satisfies the training standard set by the BC Industry Training Authority (ITA) for:

Automotive Glass Technician

ITA Source: 'Automotive Glass Technician' profile.


Automotive Glass Technicians remove, install, repair and generally service all types of stationary and movable glass in motor vehicles and related equipment.

The program combines technical and work-based training. It generally takes two years to complete.

The technical training is two weeks (90 hours). 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, part-time) and/or a level challenge exam.

The work-based training totals 3510 hours. Based on a 30-hour work week this involves 117 weeks of training.

Training Content

Training modules are:

  • Perform Safety Related Functions
  • Use Tools, Equipment, and Supplies
  • Organize Work and Use Documentation
  • Prepare Vehicle
  • Perform Windshield Repair
  • Remove, Repair and Install Components
  • Remove and Install Glass/Materials
  • Prepare Vehicle for Delivery
  • Perform Troubleshooting Procedures



  • Grade 10 or equivalent
  • English 10
  • Math 10
  • Science 10


  • Grade 12 or equivalent

Related Occupations

Apprenticeship training in this program can lead to a career in:

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