Automotive Technician | Assiniboine Community College
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Automotive Technician

Duration/Start: 9 months / September

Credential: Certificate

Do you have a passion for vehicles and troubleshooting? Increase your skillset and keep things running smoothly in the automotive service industry.

This nine-month Automotive Technician certificate program is one of the best programs available for engine-lovers. Learn to thrive in a shop environment with your commitment to vehicle and customer service.

In this program, you will learn to repair and service both cars and light-duty trucks with a focus on fundamental shop skills. From there, gain skills in repairing engines, powertrains and electrical systems. You will work inside our modern automotive shop at the Len Evans Centre for Trades and Technology, a 130,000 square foot building at our North Hill campus in Brandon.

You will graduate with valuable, in-demand skills so you can take advantage of career opportunities at automobile dealerships, repair and service shops, as well as automotive component parts and body shops.

Fast Facts

Duration/Start 9 months / September

Credential Certificate

Credits 69.00

Optional Exit No

Co-op Work Placement No

Distance Delivery No

International Students No

Study Options
On Campus

Why Choose Automotive Technician?

Steer your career in the right direction with work experience during your time at Assiniboine. You will get essential on-the-job training as you meet with possible employers. Register as an apprentice within two years of completing the program and your in-school technical training may count towards your Level 1 Automotive Service Technician.

Unique Learning Experiences:

  • Modern, well-equipped automotive shop
  • Industry-based practicum
  • Great employment potential for graduates