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Air Brakes for Mechanics CTMX 0105

Commercial Transport Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course will prepare mechanics, with limited experience, to service air brakes. Course coverage will include fundamentals, function, operation, and repair of air brake components and systems. Automotive Service Technician Authorized Inspectors are required to complete this training to obtain CVSE authorization to perform air brake inspections. In addition, you will have the option to complete a practical pre-trip inspection test valid for 90 days toward the ICBC Air Brake Endorsement examination.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

0.0

Cost

$499.75

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of CTMX 0105 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 39341

Duration

Mon Oct 24 - Fri Oct 28 (5 days)

  • 5 days
  • CRN 39341
  • $499.75
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Oct 24 - Oct 28 Mon - Fri 07:00 - 14:30 Annacis Island AIC Rm. 1635
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$499.75

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. CSA approved safety glasses, steel-toed footwear and coveralls required. Footwear must be steel-toed, leather, ankle covering boots. Course is held at BCIT Annacis Island Campus. Required textbooks may be purchased at BCIT Burnaby Campus Bookstore.
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify the components of an air brake system and state their function
  • Diagnose problems in an air brake system
  • Perform a Commercial Vehicle Air brake Inspection on air brake equipped vehicles
  • Perform a pre-trip inspection on an air brake equipped vehicle

Effective as of Fall 2018

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