|Olds College of Agriculture & Technology
|School of Trades & Skills
|Field of Study:
|Agricultural Mechanics and Equipment/Machine Technology
|Introducing maintenance of a wide variety of equipment including trucks and trailers, off-road, and earthmoving equipment, this program will set you up for entry level positions in the heavy equipment industry. You will learn basic diagnostics, repair, and maintenance of heavy equipment, workplace safety, and gain an understanding of suspensions, wheels, hydraulics, and electrical systems.
With our experienced industry trained instructors, you will receive an education placing you at the forefront of the technical curve with discipline specific labs and extensive tool room. This program is the equivalent to the technical training of first year apprenticeship.
|Pre-Employment Heavy Equipment Technician at Olds College of Agriculture & Technology
|Cost per year:*
Total cost per year including tuition, fees, books, and supplies: $20,147.70
Please note that there is a Apprenticeship and Industry Training fee to write the exam in addition to tuition, books and supplies.