Gain the skills and training needed to challenge the Certificate of Qualification exam.
Gain the skills and training needed to challenge the Certification of Qualification exam. Earn while you learn. This program is run in a day release format to allow the apprentice to continue to work in the trade while learning one day per week. This training is a stepping stone to several other trades.
Level 1 now available in an online format
Must be a signed apprentice with the Ontario College of Trades to be eligible to take this program. Go to http://www.collegeoftrades.ca/ orhttp://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/employmentontario/training/ for more information.
Length of Study: 3 Levels. Each level is one day per week for 36 weeks for a total of 240 hours
Note: Upon completion, successful students are eligible to challenge the Ontario Certificate of Qualification.
Level 1 Online Hybrid Delivery Option - Overview
Apprentices who prefer self-paced study may opt for this option to complete the Level 1 in-school training. The theory portion is completed online, facilitated by the professor, followed by an eight-day practical block in the Commerce Court motive power shop. The curriculum and course syllabus corresponds with the regular day-release program, but is offered fully online. This is an opportunity to remain in your home community and reduce travel costs, while completing your Level 1 AST
Your Future Career
- Automotive services technician
- Service manager
- Service writer
What You Will Learn
- Engine systems
- Electrical, electronics and emissions control systems
- Drive train systems
- Suspension, steering and brake systems