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Air Brakes for Mechanics CTMX 0105

Commercial Transport Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

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

Domestic fees

$523.26

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2024

Below is one offering of CTMX 0105 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 69277

Duration

Mon Apr 22 - Sun Apr 28 (7 days)

  • 7 days
  • CRN 69277
  • Domestic fees $523.26
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 22 - Apr 28 Mon - Fri 17:00 - 21:00 Online
Apr 27 - Apr 28 Sat, Sun 07:00 - 14:30 Annacis Island AIC Rm. 1635
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$523.26

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. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. The blended course is designed to be completed over 7 days. Approximately 20 hours of online theory: Monday – Friday (5:00 pm to 9:00 pm) followed by the practical and written assessments on Saturday and Sunday (8:00am – 4:30pm) at BCIT Annacis Island Campus. Air brake endorsements for ICBC will be assessed on Sunday for those students who qualify.
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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