This course provides the Level 2 technical training component of the provincial Motor Vehicle Body Repairer (Automotive Collision Repair Technician) apprentice program.
Students learn the theoretical and practical components of MIG welding aluminum, advanced sheet metal repair, metal adhesive bonding processes and repair procedures for plastic composites and fibre reinforced plastics. In addition, this course focuses on electrical and electronics components, airbags, seat belt assemblies, vehicle operating systems, cooling systems, and air conditioning operations.
Students achieving a blended VCC / ITA (level exam) grade of 70% or greater are eligible to advance to Level 2 Technical Training and to receive 150 hours Work-Based Training credit.
Course code: ACAP 2001
Length: 125.0 hours
PrerequisitesStudents must be registered with the Industry Training Authority of BC (ITA), have received an Apprentice Identification number and received ITA credit for Auto Collision Repair Technician Apprentice Level 1 Technical Training.
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.