Motorcycle Technician 8460

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Established as Toronto's first public college in 1966, Centennial College offers programs in business, communications, community and health studies, science and engineering technology, general arts, hospitality and transportation.
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Program code: 8460
School: School of Transportation
Credential: Certificate of Completion
Program Type: Traditional apprenticeship program
Program Length: 3 training periods of 1,800 hours with an employer; 2 eight-week college sessions
Start Date: August, October
Location: Ashtonbee Campus
Tel: 416-289-5004 

Nearly 100,000 motorcycles are registered in Ontario and numbers have climbed for the past several years; off-road bikes are also growing in popularity. With the high demand, this apprenticeship program will teach you everything you need to know to start a career in the motorcycle industry.

Special registration instructions apply. Please read the Admission Requirements for more information.

Career Outlook

You will be qualified to work with:
  • Vehicle and parts manufacturers
  • Dealers
  • Garages and retailers
  • Specialty shops
  • Self-employment

Program Highlights

  • There is an earn while you learn training approach
  • Professors have extensive, current experience in the industry
  • Facilities are state-of-the-art and housed at the province’s largest transportation training centre, Ashtonbee Campus
To be eligible for this program you must be currently employed as an apprentice.

You cannot apply directly to the college or for admission to this apprenticeship program. For general information about apprenticeship registration, please contact the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities:

Adjustments Branch:  416-326-5800
Metro East:                    905-837-7721
Metro West:                   905-279-7333


An OSSD (Ontario Secondary School Diploma) or equivalent is required for all apprenticeship programs.
Career Outlook
Program Highlights

  • You may qualify for income support while in school through Employment Insurance Canada benefits or training allowance
  • In-school training is geared to on-the-job experience