Automotive Refinishing Prep Technician Apprenticeship

An Automotive Refinishing Prep Technician is a person who removes parts, masks, performs chemical cleaning, applies putty, sands, primes and prepares an automobile, truck or bus for the Automotive Refinishing Technician.

Apprentices are required to attend 4 weeks of technical training in this 1 year apprenticeship. 


Outcome: Successful completion grants the apprentice with the Certificate of Qualification as a Automotive Refinishing Prep Technician.

Graduates of this trade can continue to pursue training as an Automotive Painter.

All trades offered at Okanagan College lead to the Red Seal

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