Automotive Service Technician Apprentice

CREDENTIAL: Apprenticeship

Get a B.C. trade certificate and earn an income while you learn the latest in automotive diagnostics and repair including engines, fuel systems, tires, brakes, electronics, and transmissions.

Tuition: *
Credential: Apprenticeship
Hours: Full-time
Delivery: Class-based
Program Flyer: Download
Campus: Broadway Broadway
Start Dates: Varies

Admission requirements


  • This program is available to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. Program options for international students can be found at VCC International.
  • Applicants who self-identify as Indigenous are strongly encouraged to connect with VCC’s Indigenous Education and Community Engagement team to learn more about VCC’s Indigenous Enrolment policy, application preparation/completion, program advising, and a range of other individualized services.
  • Applicants must be 16 years of age or older or a graduate of a secondary school. (Some exceptions may apply.)
  • Applicants must submit official transcripts and educational documents as required by their course or program.
  • Before applying to VCC, you will need an official apprenticeship number with SkilledTradesBC. Use this ID number when enrolling at VCC.

Missing prerequisites? Learn more about VCC's tuition-free academic upgrading or English as a Second Language (ESL) courses, or discover which university transfer options are right for you.

Courses *

Length: 6 to 7 weeks per level.

Prior learning assessment and recognition

Applicants who have relevant work experience (in B.C. or elsewhere) or previous trades training could qualify for credit toward their apprenticeship program. Learn more

ATAP 1011 Automotive Service Technician Harmonized Apprentice Level 1 9
ATAP 2011 Automotive Service Technician Harmonized Apprentice Level 2 9
ATAP 3011 Automotive Service Technician Harmonized Apprentice Level 3 9
ATAP 4011 Automotive Service Technician Harmonized Apprentice Level 4 9

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VCC Registrar's Office
1155 East Broadway
Vancouver, B.C., V5T 4V5
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