Apprenticeship Training Program

Interprovincial Name

Automotive Service Technician Interprovincial Standard - Red Seal NOC (7321)

View Provincial and Territorial Trade Names.
English Provincial and Territorial Trade Names
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French Provincial and Territorial Trade Names
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Technicien ou technicienne d'entretien automobile Check Mark
Technicien/technicienne d'entretien automobile Check Mark
Mécanicien/mécanicienne de véhicules automobiles Check Mark Check Mark Check Mark Check Mark Check Mark Check Mark Check Mark Check Mark Check Mark Check Mark
Mécanicien de véhicules automobiles Check Mark

Please note that the abbreviations for the provinces use the Canada Post standard.

Part A - General Information
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Red Seal designated (Yes/No) Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Apprenticeship Training Provided (Yes/No) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Apprenticeship Term - Years and Total Hours 4 (7200) 4 (7200) 4 (7200) 7200 7200 3 (6500) 4 (7200) 4 (7200) 4 (6960) 4 (7200) 4 (7200) 4 (7200) 4 (1800)
Part A - General Information : Education/Entrance Requirements
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Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) Available (Yes/No) Click 'Yes' for more information Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Apprenticeship Accreditation Process Available (Yes/No) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Apprenticeship Technical Training Required (Yes/No) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Training Delivery Methods - Block Release (BR); Individualized (I); Both (B) BR I BR BR I B BR BR BR BR BR BR BR
If Block Release: Number of Periods/Total Weeks 5/66 4/24 4/30 3/24 4/28 4/32 4/32 4/28 4/32 4/32 4/32
Total Hours 720 980 960 960 840 960
Total Theory Hours 1961 720 1200 464 638 480 480 480
Total Shop/Lab Hours - 256 342 480 480 480
If Individualized: Total Hours 160 720
Day/Hour Release No Yes
Fixed Entry/Open Exit No No
Flexible/Distance Education Yes No No
Other No No
Pre-Employment Training - Compulsory (C); Voluntary (V); Not Available (NA) V V V V V NA V V NA V NA V V
Train-the-Trainer Program for Journeypersons Supervising Apprentices (Yes/No) No Yes No No No No No No No No No No No
Ratio - Journeyperson/Apprentice - Indicate Actual Ratio or Variable (V) 1:2 1:2 1:1 1:1 1:1 1:1 1:2 1:2 VAR 1:2 1:1 1:2
Journeyperson Certification Available - Compulsory (C); Voluntary (V); Not Available (NA) V C C C C C V V C V V V V
See more details about the Education/Entrance Requirements
This table indicates what the education/entrance requirements are for each province
Newfoundland and Labrador

Grade 12 or equivalent or entrance assessment.

Nova Scotia

Grade 12 or equivalent.

Prince Edward Island

Grade 12 or equivalent.

New Brunswick

Grade 12. A High School Diploma or an Adult High School Diploma or a G.E.D. Certificate of High School Equivalency, or equivalent as determined by the Apprenticeship and Occupational Certification Board.

Quebec

Mandatory apprenticeship and qualification program administered by the Comités paritaires de l'automobile (the automotive sector joint committees). Grade 12 or equivalent or entrance assessment. Secondary School Program includes 30 Modules (1800 Hours) of Trades Training.

Ontario

Grade 12 or equivalent.

Manitoba

High School Diploma or equivalent (unless an Access Program Trainee or through the High School Apprenticeship Program)

Saskatchewan

Your grade twelve diploma (with no modified classes) or GED 12 is your guarantee that you meet the educational entrance requirements for apprenticeship in Saskatchewan. Minimum requirements for the Automotive Service Technician Trade are all Math 10 and Science 10. Applicants for apprenticeship or upgrading training whose first language is not English must have a minimum Canadian Language Benchmark Assessment of six (CLB6). *Math (one of the following): WA (workplace and Apprenticeship); F (Foundations); P (Pre-calculus) or a Math at the indicated level (no modified or general math).

Alberta

English 20-2 • Math 20-3 • Science 10 OR • Entrance Exam

British Columbia

Recommended education: Grade 12 or equivalent including English 12, Algebra 11, or Trade Mathematics 11, and Physics 11 or Science and Technology 11.

*Must hold Automotive Service Technician 3 certification.

Northwest Territories

Pass entrance examination '3', Technical Training obtained in Alberta.

Yukon

Grade 10 Math, Science and English, or equivalent, or pass entrance examination. Technical Training obtained in Alberta

Nunavut

Pass entrance examination '3' (equivalent to Grade 10 with Math 13). Technical Training obtained in Alberta.

Part B - Curriculum Resources
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Occupational Analysis - National (N); Province/Territory (P/T); Both (B); Not Available (NA) N N N N N B N N P/T P/T N N N
Province/Territory Skill Profile Chart (Yes/No) Yes No No No Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes No No
Apprenticeship Program Outline (Yes/No) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Apprentice On-The-Job Training Standards/Record Book (Yes/No) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes
Province/Territory Journeyperson Course Outline(s) - Upgrading (UG); Updating (UD); Both (B); Not Available (NA) NA NA NA UG UG NA NA UG NA NA NA NA NA
Modularized Learning Resource Materials (Yes/No) No No No No Yes No Yes No Yes Yes Yes No No
Part C - Assessment/Examination Resources
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Province/Territory In-School Level Practical Examinations (Yes/No) No No No No Yes No Yes No No No No No No
Province/Territory Level Written Examinations (Yes/No) Yes No Yes Yes No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Province/Territory Journeyperson Examination(s) - Written (W); Practical (P); Both (B); Not Available (NA) NA NA NA NA B W W W W W W NA NA
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