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Heavy Duty Equipment Technician - Year 4 - Apprenticeship (2017/18)

Total Cost (tuition & fees)$430.16
Tuition: $390.96
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Additional Fees
Application Fee:30.00
Student Association Fee:9.20
Total Fees:$39.20

*These prices are for domestic students and may not be 100% accurate. However, these estimates will give you an adequate idea of tuition and fees for our programs. These prices do not include textbook costs. All prices are subject to change.

Program Overview

This program covers the program competencies for Level 4 of the four-year Heavy Duty Equipment Technician Apprenticeship program. Learning outcomes covered include diagnosing and repairing advanced hydraulic systems, servicing, diagnosing and repairing electric drive systems, diagnosing and repairing wheeled equipment steering, track machine steering, and undercarriage, as well as, diagnosing and repairing working attachments and pneumatic systems.  


Admission Requirements

Prerequisites: Successful completion of Year 3 Technical Training

Flexible Assessment (FA): Yes (Credit can be awarded for this program through FA)

Prior Learning Credit: Student may apply for prior learning credit with the ITA (Industry Training Authority), please visit www.itabc.ca

Apply: Apprenticeship application form


Start Dates

Visit our Trades Training Schedule for program start dates


Program Competencies

Upon the successful completion of this program, students will be able to

  •  diagnose and repair advanced hydraulic systems;
  • service, diagnose and repair electric drive systems;
  • diagnose and repair wheeled equipment steering, track machine steering, and undercarriage; and
  • diagnose and repair working attachments and pneumatic systems.

Technical Training Content:

HDAP 401 Hydraulics

  • Diagnose and Repair Advanced Hydraulic Systems

HDAP 402 Electrical

  • Service, Diagnose and Repair Electric Drive Systems

HDAP 403 Frames, Steering, and Suspension

  • Diagnose and Repair Wheeled Equipment Steering
  • Diagnose and Repair Track Machine Steering
  • Diagnose and Repair Undercarriage

HDAP 404 Structural Components and Accessories

  • Diagnose and Repair Working Attachments
  • Diagnose and Repair Pneumatic Systems

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