College of the Rockies

Heavy Duty Equipment Technician - Foundation (Pre-Apprenticeship)

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Program Information

School:College of the Rockies
Field of Study:Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician
Description:This comprehensive 36 week foundation (pre-apprenticeship) Program is designed to help prepare students for entry level positions and a career in the Heavy Duty Equipment Technician/Truck and Transport Mechanic/Transport Trailer Technician/Diesel Engine Mechanic Industry.

The program is taught through regular lectures, demonstrations and practice of current shop techniques. Students are given extensive practical training in a realistic shop setting. Emphasis is placed on the development of solid practical mechanical knowledge in preparation for the Heavy Mechanical Trades.
URL:Heavy Duty Equipment Technician - Foundation (Pre-Apprenticeship) at College of the Rockies
Course Based:Yes
Length:36 Week(s)
Careers:Contractors and Supervisors, Mechanic TradesHeavy-Duty Equipment MechanicsCrane OperatorsSee More...

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Secondary School graduation, BC Adult Graduation Diploma, or Mature student status (age 19 prior to the start of classes) and completion of a College assessment to an acceptable level.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on February 17, 2023