Transport Trailer Mechanic
DescriptionTransport Trailer Mechanic (Commercial Trailer Mechanic) means a person who maintains, rebuilds, overhauls, reconditions, does diagnostic trouble shooting and repair of commercial truck trailers.
Commercial Trailer Mechanic apprentices serve a three year apprenticeship. Apprentices in this trade will take level 1 Heavy Mechanical Trades and a level 2 specialty for this trade. Apprentices in this trade will attend the Heavy Mechanical Trades training model.
HMT Level 1 is 10 weeks in length
Level 4 Truck and Transport Mechanic specialty (4 weeks in length)
For more information on the Heavy Mechanical Trades training model visit this link Heavy Mechanical Trades.
Note: Apprentices who have completed the old foundation program will need to begin the new level 1 program.
Please note that apprentices who began their training in the old 6 week model for levels 1, 2, 3 & 4 will finish in the old model.
This new combined training model will allow apprentices more flexibility and opportunity for multiple credentials.
If you have any questions about this new process please do not hesitate to contact our office at 1-800-621-3038.
Level 1 (10 weeks)
Level 4 (4 weeks)
The Transport Trailer Mechanic apprentice will write the Red Seal Examination on the last day of the level technical training. Successful completion grants the apprentice with the Certificate of Qualification as a Red Seal Transport Trailer Mechanic. The Red Seal Endorsement is recognized across Canada.
How to Apply
Applications can be completed online here or over the phone. There is no application fee.