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Auto Service Technician

PROGRAM UPDATE: Applications for the 2022-2023 school year are no longer available for this program.

The Vancouver School Board partners with Vancouver Community College to offer the ITA Youth TRAIN in Trades  Auto Service Technician program

Program Details

This program is taught at Britannia Secondary in Semester 2 with occasional classes held at Vancouver Community College (Broadway campus).

The School District covers the cost of the post-secondary portion of this program. However, students are responsible for purchasing their own program learning resources and tools.

Please note that students must be in grades 10 or 11 to apply for Youth Train in Trades programs. Grade 12 students may apply for Youth Train in Trades only if they can complete their program before they finish grade 12. 

For more details on program dates, students should contact their counsellors, or email Also, additional information can be found on the  Vancouver Community College website.

Course Contents

Students will learn how to diagnose and repair all facets of automotive operation: power train, suspension, brakes, electrical, air conditioning and more.


Learn More

Discover more about this trade on the ITA Find My Trade Auto Service Technician overview.

Student Success Story

Rohit has been tinkering with engines since he was a little kid. Read more

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