Mechanical Techniques - Small Engine MechanicGeorgian College

About this Program

Level: Certificate in Mechanical Techniques - Small Engine Mechanic

Discpline: Mechanical Engineering

Length: 2 semesters

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Application Fee: $100.00
Tuition Fee: $13,740.00

Barrie Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Sep., 2021 May 1, 2021 closed

Program Description

Students prepare for a career as a Small Engine Mechanic, or further education in a related field. They develop a concentrated understanding of small to medium sized engines and related systems for off-road vehicles and powered equipment. This includes gasoline engines, diesel engines, fuel management systems, electrical systems, frames, steering and suspension systems, transmission and auxiliary power systems, braking systems, hydraulic systems and onboard computer systems. A significant hands-on component allows individuals to develop practical and technical skills to meet the current needs of the Small Engine and Powersports industries, and will provide a basis to respond to emerging trends in the field. Finally, students become effective communicators and problem solvers who will have an awareness of environmental issues, effective customer service, and basic business operations.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.