Put your hands to work as an Automotive Service Technician - 2022/2023
Today’s automobiles are not made of just steel and rubber. They’re technological marvels that use computers to make sure all of the components and systems are running smoothly and properly. These vehicles need highly trained mechanics with specialized skills to keep them safe and on the road. If you’re excited by the opportunity to learn cutting-edge vehicle repair techniques for a dynamic career, the Automotive Service Technician (Block Release) [Apprenticeship] program will help drive your dreams forward.
You’ll learn how to diagnose, repair and maintain engines and many electrical and electronic systems in cars, trucks and buses. You’ll also have the opportunity to specialize in engines and fuel systems, electrical and electronic systems, suspension or brakes. You’ll be able to follow your interests and streamline your skills. You’ll also complete an apprenticeship component of the program, allowing you to earn real cash while testing your skills out in the real world, on real vehicles, with your future colleagues and business partners.
Graduates of Fanshawe’s Automotive Service Technician (Day Release) [Apprenticeship] program will be prepared for positions within the transportation industry such as service manager, service consultant, service advisor, parts advisor, warranty administrator and customer relations.
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Here are some examples of career opportunities for graduates of Fanshawe’s Automotive Service Management program:
Preventative Maintenance Technician
Perform repair and preventative maintenance for the company’s fleet of vehicles.
Customer Service Representative
Explain what work is required and the cost of those services, answering questions and providing information to customers on behalf of a growing auto parts company.