Appliance Servicers/Technicians

(NOC 7332)
+27.42%
 

Requirement

In general, you usually need a high school diploma.

To gain trade certification as an oil and solid fuel heating, electrical, motorcycle, small-engine and equipment mechanic or repairer, you usually need a three- to four-year apprenticeship or a combination of experience and college or other courses.

You may need trade certification in the province/territory where you'll work.

Most mechanics may also obtain interprovincial (Red Seal) trade certification, which provides job mobility throughout the country.

To be a small appliance repairer or other small-engine and equipment mechanic, you usually need on-the-job training and college or other courses.

Most recent entrants have a trade/vocational certificate or a community college diploma.

Degrees Associated with This Career

Certificate
Diploma

Useful Experience/Skills

Vehicles/appliances
Maintenance/manufacturing
Communication skills

Useful Secondary School Subjects

Mechanics
Industrial Arts (Electricity)
Drafting
Math
Physics

Modified on May 10, 2012