Automotive Service Technician

Automotive Service Technician (Camosun College)

For more detailed information see the following link to the Saanich Career Education web page: Automotive Service Technician

Students interested in this program must meet with a Career Teacher to development a personal education/transition plan and complete all appropriate application and registration forms.

The Automotive Mechanical Repair program provides training for entry into the automotive mechanical repair trade. The program will provide you with skills to become automotive service technician apprentices, lube technicians, tire repair technicians, brake & muffler installers, parts persons, and a broad range of other positions in the automotive industry.

Pre-requisites: English 11 @ 60%; Math 11@ 60%; minimum of 30 hours of related work experience

Automotive Service Technician, Apprenticeship (Level 1)

For more detailed information see the following link to the Saanich Career Education web page: Automotive Service Technician, Apprenticeship

Students interested in this program must meet with a Career Teacher to development a personal education/transition plan and complete all appropriate application and registration forms.

Students who desire entry into the field of Automotive Mechanics or related careers have these possible future career options to look forward to:

  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Automotive Transmission Service Technician
  • Automotive Machinist
  • Automotive Wheel Alignment and Brake Service Technician
  • Commercial Trailer Mechanic
  • Commercial Transport Mechanic
  • Diesel Engine Mechanic
  • Farm Equipment
  • Mechanical Engineer

By partnering with our local Camosun College, Stelly’s students currently participate in automotive classroom instruction (theory and practical skills) leading to Level 1 Apprenticeship at the College or branch off into a related career. Every effort is made to also link Stelly’s students with local industry shops for a work experience component to further advance and practice their automotive skills.

Recommended Stelly’s Courses:

  • Mathematics 11 (required @ 60% min)
  • English 11 (required @ 60% min)
  • English 12 or Com 12
  • Automotive Technology 11
  • Automotive Technology 12
  • Automotive Technology 12 (Engine & Drive Train
  • IDS 12A (ATD 12)
  • Drafting 11 or 12
  • Work Experience or Secondary School Apprenticeship

Level 1 Curriculum:

  • Safety
  • Use of Tools
  • Brake Service
  • Steering System
  • Suspension System
  • Wheels/Tires
  • Lubrication