This course provides the Level 1 technical training component of the provincial Motor Vehicle Body Repairer (Automotive Collision Repair Technician) apprentice program.
Topics focus on occupational safety, tools and equipment, welding/cutting/heating processes, sheet metal and plastics repair and replacement in addition to automobile construction and surface refinishing preparation.
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 1001
Length: 125 hours
Course outline: viewhttps://www.vcc.ca/deptUploads/course-outlines/ACAP-1001.pdf
PrerequisitesStudents must be registered with the Industry Training Authority of BC (ITA) and have received an Apprentice Identification number.
* 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.