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Truck and Transport Mechanic

Trade Description:

A truck and transport mechanic is certified to service, repair, assemble and maintain transport trucks and buses, including those with a gross weight of 4,500 kilograms or more. Equipment registered to carry people, equipment or goods on a highway as designated under The Highway Traffic Act, are also included in this certification.

Potential employers include truck and transport dealerships, trucking firms and repair centres.

Trade Regulation Sample Exams
National Occupational Analysis
 

Apprenticeship - Annual Requirements:

Levels Total Hours/Year
(On-the-Job & Technical Training)
Total Weeks/Year
(Technical Training)
Delivered By
4 1,800   8-8-6-4 RRC (All Levels)
ACC (Level 1 only)
 

Training Standards:

PDF Document Level One PDF Document Level Chart
PDF Document Level Two PDF Document Profile Chart
PDF Document Level Three PDF Document NOA Subtask to Unit Comparison
PDF Document Level Four PDF Document Unit to Course Comparison Checklist
 

Challenging the Exam - Trades Qualification:

Years of Experience
Hours Required
Additional Practical
Exam Required
 6  10,800  No
PDF Document Work Experience Form
PDF Document Work Experience Form - French
 

Accredited Programs:

Apprenticeship Trade Training Institution -
Secondary Schools 
Training Institution -
Post-Secondary Schools
Training Institution
Program Name 
Level
Truck & Transport Mechanic
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Assiniboine Community College, School of Trades & Technology Heavy Duty Equipment Technician Program 1 & 2
__ Assiniboine Community College, School of Trades & Technology Heavy Duty Equipment Technician Program 1
Garden Valley Collegiate
__ Heavy Duty Equipment Technician Program 1
R. D. Parker Collegiate __ Heavy Duty Equipment Technician Program 1
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Red River College Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic - Certificate Program 1
Swan Valley Regional Secondary School __ Heavy Duty Equipment Technician Program 1
__ University College of the North - The Pas Heavy Duty Mechanics Program 1
__ University College of the North - Swan River, Swan Valley Heavy Duty Mechanics Program 1