This course provides Automotive Service Technician Level 1 Apprentices with the skills and knowledge required for the Automotive Service Technician Harmonized Level 1 certification as set by the Industry Training Authority (ITA).
Learners will work safely while providing general automotive maintenance services including lubrication and fluids, belts and hoses, exterior lamps, body trim and hardware, tires and wheels, non friction bearings and spindles and hubs and diagnosis and repair of drive and axle shafts. Additionally learners will assess, diagnose and service basic electrical systems, hydraulic, drum brake, disc brake, power assist and anti-lock brake systems, steering systems as well a suspension systems. Throughout the performance of these skills, learners will safely and effectively utilize hand, measuring, power tools while simultaneously demonstrating employability, communication and business skills, as well as implementation of specific safety protocols for hybrid and electric vehicles.
Upon successful completion of this course, apprentices will be able to progress to Automotive Service Technician Harmonized Level 2 technical training.
Course code: ATAP 1011
Length: 210.0 hours
PrerequisitesITA identification number is required.
* 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.