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Parts and Warehousing: Apprenticeship

  • Training Level Apprenticeship
  • Tuition
    $129 per week
  • Book & Supply Cost Estimates
    Contact: Cloverdale Campus Bookstore 604.598.6020
  • Credential Granted
    • Apprenticeship
    • ITA Credential
  • Coordinator Contact: 604.598.6102
Application Deadline Advice

This is a limited intake program. Limited intake programs are not offered every semester. Please check the academic calendar to verify when this program is being offered.

The application periods are:


Applications Open

Applications Close

Fall (Sept)

November 1

March 1

Spring (Jan)

March 1

August 1

Summer (May)

July 1

December 1

Training Schedule

View upcoming training dates on TTC.

Level: 01
Level: 02
Level: 03

Training schedule provided by the BC Trades Training Consortium

Related Foundation Programs

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

Parts and Warehousing Person 1

Source: 'Parts and Warehousing Person 1' profile on BC ITA.


A "Parts and Warehousing Person 1" performs warehousing functions which include basic materials handling of all warehouse items such as automotive and industrial engines and equipment parts. This entry level position includes an introduction to warehouse operations, safety skills, equipment, and technology.

The program combines technical and work-based training.

The technical training is three 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, part-time) and/or a level challenge exam.

The work-based training totals 300 hours. Based on a 30-hour work week this involves 10 weeks of training.

Training Content

Training modules are:

  • Overview of Warehouse Operations
  • Communications and Comprehensive Skills
  • Warehouse Safety Skills
  • Basic Materials Handling Operations and Procedures
  • Materials Handling and Packaging Equipment
  • Information Technology in Warehousing



  • 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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