Motive Power Fundamentals - Truck and Coach Repair
South Campus - Windsor
One Year - Ontario College Certificate
519-972-2727 ext. 4088
OSSD with the majority of courses at the College (C), University (U), University/College (M) or Open (O) level, plus:
Mature students - See Admission Procedures
Truck and Coach Technicians test, analyze and diagnose systems used on commercial vehicles in accordance with manufacturers' recommendations and specifications.
Truck and Coach Techniques is designed to provide the learner with an understanding of the basic theoretical and practical aspects of the commercial vehicles trade and to familiarize them with the associated tools and materials. This is a great starting place for students who might want to pursue one of the commercial vehicle apprenticeship trades such as:
- Truck and Coach Technician (Medium and Heavy Duty Trucks/ Highway and City Transit Buses/ School Buses) 310-T
- Heavy Duty Equipment Technician 421-A
- Agriculture/Farm Equipment Technician 425-A
- Power Lift Truck Technician 282-E
This program will appeal to students with good math and computer skills. A mechanical aptitude is also helpful.
A wide range of opportunities exist for diesel engine, commercial and heavy duty vehicle technicians in the area of service repair and retail parts.
Truck and Coach Electrical Systems
Truck and Coach Drive Train Systems
Truck and Coach Applied Work Practices and Operations
Truck and Coach Welding
Truck and Coach Electrical, Electronics and Fuels
Truck and Coach Engine Components
Truck and Coach Engine Braking Systems
Truck and Coach Fluid Power