Diesel Engine Mechanic Apprenticeship Program

Diesel Engine Mechanic Apprenticeship Program

Diesel Engine Mechanics install, repair and maintain all internal combustion diesel engines and components as used in transport, construction and marine. 

This apprenticeship is a two year apprenticeship. Apprentices in this trade will attend the Heavy Mechanical Trades (HMT)  training model for level 1 and 2.

HMT Level 1 is 10 weeks in length
HMT Level 2 is 8 weeks in length

For more information on the Heavy Mechanical Trades training model visit this link Heavy Mechanical Trades.

Visit the following to view our schedule and apply on-line Training Schedule or contact the Apprenticeship office at 1-800-621-3038.

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The Diesel Engine Mechanic apprentice will write the Certificate of Qualification Examination on the last day of the level 2 technical training.  Successful completion grants the apprentice with the Certificate of Qualification as a Diesel Engine Mechanic.


  • For tuition information visit Apprenticeship Tuition Fees.
  • Students must supply approved safety boots and coveralls.
  • Income support for apprentices attending technician training courses is provided by Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC) through regular employment insurance eligibility.
  • For financial and other useful documents visit Important Documents

Contact Information 

Visit the following site to view the schedule and apply on-line OC Apprenticeship Programs

Apprenticeship Office
(250) 762-5445 Local 4687 or 1-800-621-3038