Apprentices registered in the Automotive Service Technician Apprenticeship are scheduled for three eight-week sections of in-school training which is scheduled through the Ministry of Training, Colleges & Universities.
There are three levels of training in the Automotive Service Technician trade. Objectives of all three levels of curriculum are to provide more comprehensive learning experiences for the speciality trade of automotive service technician in terms of:
- Sound theoretical training to meet the challenges presented by the increasingly more complex designs and testing techniques.
- Acquisition of fundamental and specific skills of the trade through the training of practical applications.
- Strengthening the apprentices` high standards of craftsmanship, problem-solving skills and personal pride in their respective trades.
- Strengthening desirable work attitudes and a keen sense of responsibility, particularly in regard to public and personal safety.