Apprenticeship - Heavy-duty Equipment Technician


Apprenticeship Program

Apprenticeship is a structured training program leading to certification in the skilled trades. An apprenticeship combines supervised on-the-job training and experience with theoretical technical training. You find a job in your trade first and then enter into an apprenticeship agreement. You work 7,200 hours mentored by a certified journeyperson and gain the required skills and knowledge. You also take some technical courses. The Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency administers the trades training and certification system. A heavy-duty equipment apprenticeship prepares apprentices to maintain and repair heavy equipment, and in the general maintenance and overhaul of such equipment.

Institutions providing this program


  • Heavy Duty Equipment Technician - Certificate of Qualification

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