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Automotive - Motive Power Technician (Optional Co-op)

Tuition fee CA$17,165 per year

The fees shown here are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$15,900), health insurance and ancillary fees.

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Registration fee CA$400 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Overview

This Automotive – Motive Power Technician program is for you if you’ve ever wondered how an engine works or what makes a transmission drive.

Emphasis on motor vehicle technology and theoretical and practical application will help you acquire trade-relevant skills and knowledge. In keeping with Ministry and Ontario College of Trades standards, the program meets in-school requirements for levels 1 and 2 apprenticeship training. Additionally, you’ll participate in hands-on activities in fully-equipped transportation labs. A co-op option will offer real-world experience as you work one term as a paid employee in the field.

In addition to your diploma, you’ll also earn an Ozone Depletion Prevention certificate.

Co-op Option

The program’s co-op option will provide you with the opportunity to gain hands-on experience while you work one term as a paid employee in the field. This opportunity will not only allow you to put classroom learning into practice, but it will also provide valuable contacts for future careers.

Notes:

1. Ontario College Graduates of this program will receive a Motive Power Technician Ontario College Diploma and will be credited with Level 1 and level 2 of Automotive Service Technician apprenticeship in-school training.
2. The official Ministry name for this program is Motive Power Technician.

Career opportunities

  • Automotive apprentice technician
  • Automotive technician (following apprenticeship)
  • Automotive technical supervisor
  • Automotive service advisor
  • Automotive service manager
  • Automotive parts manager
  • Automotive teacher (college/high school/factory training)

Areas of Employment

Completion of the Motive Power Technician program provides you with fundamental knowledge and skill to pursue a career in a variety of automotive sectors.

They include:

  • Automotive service departments
  • Automotive parts departments
  • Automotive insurance companies
Apply Now! September 2023
Application start
Oct 3, 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! September 2023
Application start
Oct 3, 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States