Heavy Mechanical Trades Foundation Certificate

Develop specialized skills and explore the heavy mechanical trade of your choice. Your Level 1 training includes common curriculum for the truck and transport mechanic (TTM), transport trailer technician (TTT), heavy duty equipment technician (HDET) and diesel engine mechanic (DEM) trades.

You'll also earn Level 1 technical training and work-based training hours when you register as an apprentice — allowing you to secure entry level positions in various industry sectors like logging, mining, road building or commercial repair.

Apprenticeship opportunities after completing foundation training:

  • Heavy Duty Equipment Technician
  • Diesel Engine Mechanic
  • Truck and Transport Mechanic

Learn more about apprenticeship training.

 This program is currently not available to international applicants.


Where: Campbell River
Starts: Fall (September), Winter (January)
Length: 36 weeks
Delivery: On-campus, Scheduled

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Priority Admission is available for Indigenous students.
Complete the Indigenous Priority Admission form as part of your application.

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