Restore dignity to crunched cars. This program offers training in a wide range of skills appropriate to today's advanced automobile collision repair industry. Training is done with modern equipment and the latest techniques. The program is accredited for apprenticeship and graduates receive an industry-respected certificate.
|Start||Length||Credentials||Campus||Part- or Full-time|
|January, September||8 months||Certificate||Broadway||Full-time|
The first step, apply early. Students who have officially applied and met all admission requirements are sent a letter of acceptance approximately four to five months in advance of the next available start date. A first payment is required to reserve a space in the program.
|Online||Fax / Mail||In Person|
|If you're ready and know the program you want, apply now.||Download and complete the (PDF) application/registration form and fax to 604.443.8450||Visit us at one of our campus locations.|
After you apply, you can check application status to see if all of the requirements have been met or to update contact information. Please use the temporary login ID and Personal Identification Number (PIN) that you used to complete your original online application.
This eight-month program uses modern equipment and techniques to train students in a wide range of skills appropriate to today's advanced automobile collision repair industry. The program is divided into two levels, each containing a number of modules, which are grouped into major competencies.
Classes are generally held Tuesday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (subject to change).
VCC welcomes applications from Canadian citizens and permanent residents.
As Vancouver Community College is a post-secondary institution committed to educating adult learners, applicants should be 18 years of age or older or a graduate of a secondary school.
Please note that you must submit official transcripts and educational documents to support your application; unfortunately, we cannot accept photocopies or fax versions.
Missing prerequisites? VCC offers courses in Adult Upgrading and English as an Additional Language to help you meet your goals.
Fees and Other costs
|Student Union Fee||$ 59|
|College Initiative Fee||$ 79|
|Laundry Fee||$ 316|
|Uniform Fee||$ 85|
|Student Union Health Plan Fee||$ 146|
|Student Union Dental Plan Fee||$ 146|
|U-Pass Fee||$ 316|
|Other Costs|| $ 21 - Graduation Fee
$ 110 - Campus Resource Fee
$ 285 - Material Fee
For Book Lists and prices check Bookstore.
This program is offered on a first pay, first seat basis to all qualified applicants.
This program is offered on first pay, first seat basis to all qualified applicants
A $300 non-refundable deposit will be required to hold your seat if intake start date is more than two months at the time of acceptance. Full payment of the first installment will be required within two months of the start date after acceptance which will include your $300 non-refundable deposit.
For book lists and prices, check Bookstore.
Love cars? Auto collision, refinishing and service techs are in demand. Jump-start your career with VCC's hands-on training programs.
VCC has been a leader in hands-on transportation trades training for more than 50 years, giving graduates the skills to succeed in a demanding job market. Work on real cars in our auto body and auto service shops, and get the skills you need in as little as five months.
Automotive collision repair
Automotive refinishing technician
Automotive service technician
Come for a tour to see our shops, talk with instructors and see the training that regularly earns VCC students top honours in regional skills competitions.
Evening info sessions
Automotive collision and automotive refinishing also holds evening info sessions. Sign up here for evening sessions.
Join us at VCC's Broadway campus, 1155 East Broadway at Glen Drive, across from VCC/Clark SkyTrain station.
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