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Auto Mechanics

Auto Mechanics course Winnipeg - MITT

The Auto Mechanics program provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to enter into the motor vehicle service industry.

NEW!! MITT is proud to announce our first Women in Trades Entrance Scholarships for programs starting in January 2020! Two $500 scholarships will be awarded to women entering any of the MITT trades programs listed below, in addition to one $500 scholarship specifically for women enrolled in Carpentry.

To be considered all you need to do is apply to an eligible program no later than November 30, 2019! Recipients are chosen based on grades from the high school Math and English entrance requirements submitted during the program application process. 

Eligible programs:

  • Auto Mechanics
  • CAD Technician
  • Carpentry
  • Electrical Applications
  • French Electrical
  • Industrial Mechanic / Millwright
  • Industrial Welding
  • Motosport Technician
  • Industrial Electronics

Eligible Students:

  • Students must be female/identify as female
  • Full-time post-secondary
  • Canadian citizen or permanent resident

Canadian Student

At A Glance

  • Duration
    5 months full-time, plus 4 months work placement
  • Credential
    Certificate
  • work practicum
    Yes
  • apprenticeship
    Yes
  • Tuition Fees
    $4,750.00 (2019/20)
  • books
    $139.00 (2019/20)
  • additional student fees
    $174.00 Infrastructure/technology (2019/20); MITT Award Fund $50.00
Notes: Fees may be subject to change.
Textbook information can be found at mitt.ca/textbooks.

Start Dates

Next start dates:

  • Fall 2019 (September start, Day or Evening) This intake is closed.
  • Winter 2020 (February start, Day) - Apply today! - This program is now waitlisting.
  • Spring 2020 (May start, Evening) - Apply today!

Classes held:

  • Days: 8:45 am to 3:15 pm
  • Evenings: 3:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Entrance Requirements

Applicants must have a Manitoba high school diploma (or expected completion within 45 days of the program start date), or equivalent, including:

  • Grade 12 Math (40S) with a grade of 50% or higher, or equivalent; and
  • Grade 12 English Language Arts (40S) with a grade of 50% or higher, or equivalent.

Applicants must also have:

For further information regarding entrance requirements please refer to the application/admission process.

Supplies

A complete supply list can be found at http://mitt.ca/current-students/supply-lists .

International Student

At A Glance

  • Duration
    1 year full-time (9 months of study)
  • Credential
    Certificate
  • work practicum
    Yes
  • apprenticeship
    Yes
  • Tuition Fees
    $14,850.00 (2019/20)
  • books
    $190.00 (2019/20)
  • additional student fees
    $174.00 Infrastructure/technology (2019/20); MITT Award Fund $50.00
Notes: Fees may be subject to change.
Textbook information can be found at mitt.ca/textbooks.

Start Dates

Next start dates:

  • Fall 2019 (August start, Day or Evening) - This intake is closed.
  • Winter 2020 (January start, Day) - This intake is currently closed.
  • Spring 2020 (April start, Evening) - Apply today!

Classes held:

  • Days: 8:45 am to 3:15 pm
  • Evenings: 3:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Entrance Requirements

Applicants must have a Manitoba high school diploma (or expected completion within 45 days of the program start date), or equivalent, including:

  • Grade 12 Math (40S) with a grade of 50% or higher, or equivalent; and
  • Grade 12 English Language Arts (40S) with a grade of 50% or higher, or equivalent.

Applicants must also have:

For further information regarding entrance requirements please refer to the application/admission process.

Before the start of this program, international students will be required to complete Introduction to College and Work, a four-week preparatory program designed to help transition students successfully to the cultural, technical, and work expectations of Canadian post-secondary and workplace environments. Please see the Introduction to College and Work program page for more information. 

Supplies

A complete supply list can be found at http://mitt.ca/current-students/supply-lists .

Description

The Auto Mechanics (Post-secondary) program provides students with the opportunity to gain the knowledge and skills necessary to enter into the motor vehicle repair industry. Students will learn theory and its practical application while working on automobiles in a shop setting, by performing repairs, and by applying basic diagnostic and troubleshooting techniques.

Work Practicum

Students who meet all program-specific practicum eligibility criteria will qualify to participate in a 16-week practicum placement. 

MITT does not guarantee practicum placements and, in such situations, the Institute will explore alternative options for program completion with a student.

Apprenticeship

Students who successfully complete the accredited program with an accumulative average of 70% or better in the trade subjects and level for which the program was accredited, gain employment and register as an apprentice within two years of graduating, will receive credit for Level 1 in-school technical training and 900 hours in the Automotive Service Technician Apprenticeship program.

Additional information:

http://www.gov.mb.ca/wd/apprenticeship/discover/mbtrades/autoservicetech.html

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Motosport Technician

The Motosport Technician program provides students with the knowledge to develop skills in tool and equipment operation required to maintain, repair or rebuild motorcycles, snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles. Students will build a foundation on vehicle systems including tune-up and diagnostics and learn about advanced technologies such as fuel injection and antilock brake systems.

NEW!! MITT is proud to announce our first Women in Trades Entrance Scholarships for programs starting in January 2020! Two $500 scholarships will be awarded to women entering any of the MITT trades programs listed below, in addition to one $500 scholarship specifically for women enrolled in Carpentry.

To be considered all you need to do is apply to an eligible program no later than November 30, 2019! Recipients are chosen based on grades from the high school Math and English entrance requirements submitted during the program application process. 

Eligible programs:

  • Auto Mechanics
  • CAD Technician
  • Carpentry
  • Electrical Applications
  • French Electrical
  • Industrial Mechanic/Millwright
  • Industrial Welding
  • Motosport Technician
  • Industrial Electronics

Eligible Students:

  • Students must be female/identify as female
  • Full-time post-secondary
  • Canadian citizen or permanent resident

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