Skills Apprenticeship

Railway Car Technician Apprenticeship

Level Certificate

Canadore College is the only college in the province of Ontario to offer this program.

Overview

Canadore College was integral in the development of this program in conjunction with stakeholders and leaders within this industry. 


Must be a signed apprentice with the Ontario College of Trades to be eligible to take this program. Go to http://www.collegeoftrades.ca/ or http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/employmentontario/training/ for more information.


Length of Study:
3 Levels. Each level is an 8 week block, 30 hours per week for a total of 240 hours (possible accelerated time frame if approved by MTCU).
Notes: Upon completion, successful students are eligible to challenge the Ontario Certificate of Qualification.

Your Future Career

  • Service/Parts manager
  • Equipment purchaser
  • Operations manager
  • Section foreperson

What You Learn

  • Personal and Workplace Safety
  • Invasive and non-invasive diagnostic techniques
  • Related computer operations for diagnostic purposes
  • Interpreting government regulations
  • Job estimating and scheduling

You must be a signed apprentice with the Ontario College of Trades to be eligible.

Go to http://www.collegeoftrades.ca/ or https://www.ontario.ca/page/employment-ontario

Academic Upgrading

Certificate