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Automotive Service Technician

Available at: Cornwall

Overview

Level 1 Apprenticeship Program Code 0740
Level 2 Apprenticeship Program Code 0741
Level 3 Apprenticeship Program Code 0742

The School of Skilled Trades at the Cornwall Campus offers the in-school study portion of the apprenticeship program for students already registered and working in the trade.

Areas of study include engines, fuel and electrical systems, power trains, steering, suspension and brakes, and applied shop practice, including safety, welding, air conditioning, and more.

This program is funded in part by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development. 

Highlights

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Current Grant Opportunities

This program is considered a Red Seal trade (see www.red-seal.ca - opens a new window). Apprenticeship grants are designed to make a career in the trades an attractive choice and to encourage more apprentices to complete their training. Eligible apprentices may receive up to $4,000 which can be used to pay for tuition, travel, tools, or other expenses.

As per the Service Canada website, registered apprentices who have successfully finished their first or second year / level (or equivalent) in one of the Red Seal trades can apply for the Apprenticeship Incentive Grant (AIG) which is a taxable cash grant of $1,000 per year / level up to a maximum of $2,000.  Registered apprentices who complete their training, become a certified journeyperson in a designated Red Seal trade, and who obtain either the Red Seal endorsement or a provincial or territorial Certificate of Qualification can apply for the Apprenticeship Completion Grant (ACG) which is a taxable cash grant of $2,000. For more information visit www.servicecanada.gc.ca.

 Apply now at www.ontariocolleges.ca.

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Program Name

Automotive Service Technician

Program Code

0740-0742

Credential

Certificate

Start Dates

See Additional Info

Program Duration

8-week blocks

Location (Campus)

Cornwall

Canadian Fees

The apprentice will be required to pay classroom and administrative fees.

For information, contact the Student Services Office at 613-933-6080, ext. 2702.

International Fees

Additional Costs

Scholarships and Bursaries

St. Lawrence College offers an extensive Student Scholarship and Bursary program.  Scholarships and bursaries for this purpose are sponsored by external organizations and private individuals.  These awards recognize academic excellence, community involvement, contribution to the quality of College life, outstanding achievement and professional potential.  For more details visit Bursaries and Scholarships.

Program Outline 2017-18

Level 1 - Basic (0740)
MOTO 101 Work Practices I
MOTO 102 Engine Systems I
MOTO 103 Electrical, Electronics, & Fuel Systems I
MOTO 104 Drive Train Systems I
MOTO 105 Suspension, Steering & Brakes Systems I

Level 2 - Intermediate (0741)
MOTO 201 Air Conditioning Systems
MOTO 202 Engine Systems II
MOTO 203 Electrical, Electronics and Emissions Systems II
MOTO 204 Drive Train Systems II
MOTO 205 Suspension, Steering & Brakes Systems II

Level 3 - Advanced (0742)
MOTO 301 Work Practices II
MOTO 302 Engine Systems III
MOTO 303 Electrical, Electronic and Emissions Systems III
MOTO 304 Drive Train Systems III
MOTO 305 Suspension, Steering & Brake Systems III

Admission Requirements

The apprentice must be: 

  • sponsored by an employer;
  • registered with the Ministry of Advanced Education and Training and Skills Development;
  • registered with the Ontario College of Trades.

Prerequisites

Health Requirements

Not applicable

Articulation & Credit Transfer Opportunities

Formal and informal pathways offer SLC graduates the chance to continue their studies with post-secondary institutions across Canada and around the world. Those that follow are specific to this program:

    For details on Credit Transfer within Ontario please visit: www.ontransfer.ca

    Testimonials

    The Automotive program at St. Lawrence College is the best kept secret in Eastern Ontario. Classes are small and the training exceptional!

    Joey Legault

    Program Contact

    Mark MacDonell
    mmacdonell@sl.on.ca

    Recruiting Contact

    Connect with a College Career Advisor:
    dreamit@sl.on.ca

    International Students Contact:
    international@sl.on.ca


    Additional Information

    Current Grant Opportunities
    This program is considered a Red Seal trade (see www.red-seal.ca). Apprenticeship grants are designed to make a career in the trades an attractive choice and to encourage more apprentices to complete their training. Eligible apprentices may receive up to $4,000 which can be used to pay for tuition, travel, tools, or other expenses.

    As per the Service Canada website, registered apprentices who have successfully finished their first or second year / level (or equivalent) in one of the Red Seal trades can apply for the Apprenticeship Incentive Grant (AIG) which is a taxable cash grant of $1,000 per year / level up to a maximum of $2,000. Registered apprentices who have completed their training, become a certified journeyperson in a designated Red Seal trade, and who obtain either the Red Seal endorsement or a provincial or territorial Certificate of Qualification can apply for the Apprenticeship Completion Grant (ACG) which is a taxable cash grant of $2,000.

    For more information visit www.servicecanada.gc.ca.

    For START DATES contact the Ministry of Advanced Education and Training in your area. 

    Contact your local office of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Training:

    Belleville:
    135 North Front St
    Belleville, Ontario, K8P 3B5
    Tel: 613-968-5558 
    or 1-800-953-6885 
    Fax: 613-968-2364

    Cornwall:
    132 Second Street East, Suite 202,
    Cornwall, Ontario,
    K6H 1Y4
    Tel: 613-938-9702
    or 1-877-668-6604
    Fax: 613-938-6627

    Kingston:
    299 Concession Street, Suite 201,
    Kingston, Ontario,
    K7K 2B9
    Tel: 613-548-1151
    or 1-866-973-4043
    Fax: 613-548-4120

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