Training schedule details provided by the BC Trades Training Consortium (TTC).
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This program satisfies the training standard set by the BC Industry Training Authority (ITA) for:
ITA Source: 'Diesel Engine Mechanic' profile.
Diesel Engine Mechanics install, repair and maintain all internal combustion diesel engines and components used in transport, construction and marine.
The program combines technical and work-based training. It generally takes two years to complete.
The technical training is offered in two levels. Level One is 10 weeks (300 hours). Level Two is 8 weeks (240 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, online, part-time) and/or a level challenge exam.
The work-based training totals 3000 hours. Based on a 30-hour work week this involves 100 weeks of training.
Training modules are:
Apprenticeship training in this program can lead to a career in:
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