Auto Body & Collision Damage Repairer - 310B

Mohawk College Certificate
This apprenticeship program covers the required in-class training for the Automotive Service Educational Program.
Overview

Program Highlights

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  • State-of-the-art facilities
  • “Earn while you learn” training model, combining on-the-job and in-school training
  • In-school training lead by faculty and staff who are experienced, licensed journeypersons
  • You may qualify for income support while in school through Employment Insurance Canada benefits or training allowance

What you'll learn 

  • Acquire job-specific skills and learn to repair dents in body panels, fenders and skirting, file, sand, grind and spray paint.
  • Explore shrinking or stretching metal panels with heat treatment and welding breaks in body panels or structures.
  • Understand how to test for and correct faulty frame alignment, and install trim and body parts.
  • Acquire sound theoretical knowledge and practical applications to complement on-the-job experience in  this trade.
  • Develop craftsmanship, problem-solving skills, personal pride, desirable work attitudes and a keen sense of responsibility in public and personal safety

Program Structure

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Accessible description of the apprenticeship program format

Start: Find an employer or sponsor for your training. 

Register: Register with Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU)

Level 1: Complete the on the job and in-school requirements.

Level 2: Complete the on the job and in-school requirements.

Level 3: Complete the on the job and in-school requirements.

Completion: Become a Journeyperson by successfully completing the certificate of qualification (C of Q) Exam. 

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Admission

Offers of classroom training are issued by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) to registered apprentices who are members in good standing with the Ontario College of Trades (OCOT).

Please contact your Employment and Training Consultant at the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities to add Mohawk College as your school preference.

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Experiential Learning

How you'll gain skills 

This apprenticeship program consists of 8,000 hours:

Opportunities

Opportunities

Your future career options:

  • Auto Body and Collision Damage Repairer
  • Automotive Painter
  • Automotive Mechanical Installer and Servicer
  • Motor Vehicle Inspector and Tester

Where you could work includes: 

  • Repair and Maintenance
  • Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
  • Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers

Opportunities for grads:

Course Overview & Descriptions

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Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes for apprenticeship programs, are defined within the Curriculum Training Standard for each trade, and set out the essential learning that a student must achieve before being deemed ready to graduate.

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The Curriculum Standards are developed by the Ontario College of Trades in consultation with representatives from the trade and Training Delivery Agent instructors.

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