Motive Power Technician – Service and ManagementLoyalist College
About this Program
Level: Diploma in Motive Power Technician – Service and Management
Discpline: Automotive Engineering
Length: 4 semestersCheck My Eligibility
Belleville Campus Campus
Train for a career in the fast-paced and ever-changing automotive field with expertise that can be applied to motive power trades such as heavy equipment, small engine, marine, power sport, truck and coach and agricultural technician. Motive power tradespeople possess refined knowledge, diagnostic abilities and business management skills. A one-year certificate prepares you for a career as parts and counter personnel. A two-year diploma prepares you for a technical position, and provides the practical training to manage a small business or franchise. Graduates work with dealerships, manufacturers, service and repair shops, parts distributors, retail stores, wholesalers, insurance appraisers and adjustors, and manufacturing plants for automotive-related items. Activities may include repairs, writing customer service orders, sales, customer relations, parts counter service, warranty claim processing, supervision and insurance appraisal.
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.