Truck and Coach Technician Apprenticeship

Level Apprenticeship

Train in a professional atmosphere with other students working in the trade.


Canadore College has close working relationships within the trucking industry and has strong support from its local repair facilities. The College was integral in the development of this program in conjunction other colleges, with the primary manufacturers and transportation leaders within this industry.

Ontario Certificate of Qualifications are nationally and internationally recognized.

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.

Your Future Career

  • Truck and coach technician
  • Service/Parts manager
  • Equipment purchaser
  • Maintenance director
  • Shop foreperson

What You Learn

  • 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 Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development to be eligible to take these programs.  Please go to for additional information.

Semester 1

TCT100 Trade Practices - Lev 1
TCT105 Fluid Power Systems - Lev 1
TCT110 Engine Systems - Lev 1

Semester 2

TCT115 Electrical Systems - Lev 1
TCT120 Fuel Systems - Lev 1
TCT125 Drive Train Systems - Lev 1
TCT130 Brake Systems & Wheel End Assemblies - Lev 1

Semester 3

TCT200 Trade Practices & Auxiliary Systems - Lev 2
TCT205 Engine Systems - Lev 2
TCT210 Electrical Systems - Lev 2

Semester 4

TCT215 Fuel Systems - Lev 2
TCT218 Vehicle Management Electronics & Emission Systems - Lev 2
TCT220 Drive Trains - Lev 2
TCT225 Steering, Suspension & Brake Systems - Lev 2

Semester 5

TCT300 Trade Practice & Auxiliary Systems - Lev 3
TCT305 Engine Systems - Lev 3
TCT310 Electrical Systems - Lev 3

Semester 6

TCT315 Fuel Systems - Lev 3
TCT318 Vehicle Electronic Management & Emission Systems - Lev 3
TCT320 Drive Trains - Lev 3
TCT325 Steering, Suspension & Brake System - Lev 3


Check out the Campus Bookstore to not only purchase your textbooks but also view your book list before the semester starts. 


Canadore College has implemented Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) to enhance your learning experience in and out of the classroom while ensuring flexibility in learning.

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