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Marine and Outdoor Power Equipment Technician

Trade Description:

A marine and outdoor power equipment technician is certified to repair, service and maintain small gasoline and diesel powered equipment such as outboard and inboard motors, jet drives in boats and personal watercraft (PWC), stern drives, lawn and garden equipment, snowmobiles, all terrain vehicles (ATVs) and similar multi-wheeled vehicles and related trailers.

Marine and outdoor power equipment technicians are employed by equipment distributors, retailers, rental companies, parks and recreation (landscaping maintenance and builders, golf courses, forestry companies) and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).

Trade Regulation
Provincial Occupational Analysis

Apprenticeship - Annual Requirements:

Levels Total Hours/Year
(On-the-Job & Technical Training)
Total Weeks/Year
(Technical Training)
Delivered By
3  1,800  9-9-9  RRC

Training Standards:

PDF Document Level One PDF Document Level Chart
PDF Document Level Two PDF Document Profile Chart
PDF Document Level Three PDF Document POA Subtask to Unit Comparison
PDF Document Unit to Course Comparison Checklist PDF Document Facility Audit Checklist

Challenging the Exam - Trades Qualification:

Years of Experience
Hours Required
Additional Practical
Exam Required
4.5 8,100 No
PDF Document Employer Declaration | PDF Document Employer Declaration (FR)
PDF Document Statutory Declaration | PDF Document Statutory Declaration (FR)

Designated Trainers:

PDF Document Work Experience Form

Accredited Programs

Apprenticeship Trade Training Institution -
Secondary Schools
Training Institution -
Post-Secondary Schools
Training Institution
Program Name
Marine and Outdoor Power Equipment Technician Manitoba Institute of Trades & Technology Manitoba Institute of Trades & Technology Motosport Technician Program 1
__ Red River College, Transportation Outdoor Power Equipment Technician 1