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: 'Truck and Transport Mechanic ' profile.
Truck and transport mechanics diagnose, repair and service highway buses and trucks.
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 26 weeks. Levels One, Two and Three are 6 weeks each. Level Four is 8 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 5940 hours. Based on a 30-hour work week this involves 198 weeks of training.
Apprenticeship training in this program can lead to a career in:
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