Small Engines Pre-Apprenticeship

Small Engines Pre-apprenticeship Program


Location: Canadore College, West Parry Sound Campus
Program Length: 20 weeks (full-time)
Date: January to June 2021

Cost:  Free. Includes textbooks, safety equipment and tools.

Who Can Apply?  This pre-apprenticeship program is geared towards Indigenous students with Grade 12 or equivalent or with a pre-admission interview.

A Small Engine Technician (435A) diagnoses, repairs and maintains small- to medium-sized engines and engine related systems for off-road vehicles and powered equipment. You will learn to inspect, maintain and repair small gas and diesel vehicles and equipment including,  lawn mowers, snowmobiles, chainsaws and other gas-powered hand tools.

What You Will Learn

  • Upgrading:  English and Math
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Lock Out/Tag Out Certification
  • Level One Curriculum
  • Work Placement (8 weeks)

In partnership with Wasauksing First Nation and funded by CICan

For more information:  

Judy Manitowabi              
Canadore College


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