Automotive Service Technician and Operations :: Student Profile & Capabilities

BCIT attracts a variety of students who wish to pursue a career in the automotive field. Students must meet admission criteria before being accepted into the program and pay tuition to complete the 93-week ASTO diploma program. Course content exceeds apprenticeship technical training requirements as students complete a total of 49 weeks of training at BCIT.

After completing a co-op work term, students are looking to work for an automotive shop offering a greater skill and knowledge level in automotive repair.

On completion of the program

The student will graduate from the program, ready to complete their Apprenticeship. Graduates will receive credit for all four levels of Apprenticeship Schooling and continue with their Apprenticeship having accumulated up to two years credit in time.