Campus:South Campus - Windsor (T167)
Program Length:Two Year - Ontario College Diploma
519-972-2727 ext. 5020
OSSD with the majority of courses at the College (C), University (U), University/College (M) or Open (O) level plus:
- Grade 12 Math (C) or (U)
- Senior Level Physics (C) or (U) is recommended
Motive power technicians test and analyze systems and vehicles in accordance with manufacturers' recommendations and specifications. They perform field installations and calibrations of service equipment and assist in the design and assembly of prototype units for research and development.
This program will appeal to students with good math and computer skills. A mechanical aptitude is also helpful.
- Hands on training on state-of-the art equipment
- In-house Chassis Dynamometer
- In-house Engine Dynamometer
- St. Clair College facilities are located in the centre of North American Transportation Hub
A wide range of opportunities exist for motive power technicians in the area of manufacturing production and design, service repair and retail parts. There is also job potential in automotive service, counter sales, research and development and quality control. Motive Power Technicians are excellent candidates for automotive service technician, truck and coach and heavy duty technician apprenticeship positions.
- Program Physical Demands Analysis: T167
Fees are subject to adjustment each year. The standard tuition and compulsory fees for 2013 are as follows:
Total 1st Year Tuition and Compulsory Fees$3,460.75
Safety shoes and glasses approximately$150.00
For textbook prices see the Bookstore website .
For a breakdown of tuition and other compulsory fees for Canadian, U.S. and International students, see Tuition & Fees.