Automotive Service Technician Honda AHAP (MAP 32)

Program Details

  • Program Code:8682
  • School:School of Transportation
  • Credential:Certificate
  • Program Type:Modified apprenticeship program
  • Program Length:32 week in-class

Program Overview

Program Overview

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You have a passion for mechanics and fixing what’s broken, and Honda is your brand of choice. You’re pretty good, but with the right training, you know you can be great. That’s where we come in.

The Automotive Service Technician Honda AHAP (MAP 32) program is for new or existing Acura or Honda dealer apprentices, and is specifically designed to give your chosen career the turbocharge it needs. Not only does this program provide the educational component needed for your apprenticeship, but it will also give you specific training on Acura and Honda diagnosis and repair that will set you apart as a specialist. If you want to boost your productivity and your rep in the shop, then this program is for you!

The Centennial College School of Transportation is the largest transportation training hub in Ontario. With state-of-the-art shops and top shelf, industry proven instructors, our Honda-specific Automotive Service Technician program (#8682) is the very best choice for your career. We will train you using Honda’s latest tech in our fully-equipped auto labs with a strong emphasis on electronics and the diagnosis of mechanical systems. We work in cooperation with your employer to ensure you get the best and most complete training available. In this program, you will be eligible for up to $4,000 in various grants and tax incentives.

The Automotive Service Technician Honda AHAP (MAP 32) program runs in two four-week blocks for a total of eight weeks. During that time, you will alternate between Centennial College's Ashtonbee Campus and at your Acura or Honda dealer for paid apprenticeship work terms. You will be expected to meet or exceed standards for the traditional apprenticeship curriculum and will receive additional technical training that includes many factory e-Learning modules, and hybrid and alternate fuels systems. 

The instructors for this program are highly-skilled industry veterans who have been where you are now. They are passionate about passing their impressive knowledge and experience to you and helping you achieve your goals.

When you graduate from this program, you will have a valuable certificate from a very well-respected school. The additional training you received will give you a distinct advantage over your competition as you advance in the industry; and most especially as a Honda or Acura technician. You wanted the rep as the go-to Honda and Acura specialist, and now you’ll have the education to make it happen.

Program Highlights

  • Centennial College's Ashtonbee Campus houses state-of-the-art facilities that make up the province's largest transportation training hub.
  • With more material covered than in the traditional apprenticeship curriculum, your Automotive Service Technician Honda training puts you ahead of the competition.
  • You will be eligible for up to $4,000 in various grants and tax incentives.

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Program Outline

Program Outline

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Career Options, Academic Pathways and Partners

Career Options, Academic Pathways and Partners

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Future Alumni

After graduating from The Automotive Service Technician Honda AHAP (MAP 32) program, you may start or continue your apprenticeship with several possible career paths in mind, including:

  • Automotive service technician
  • Service writer
  • Service advisor
  • Service and parts manager
  • Automotive manufacturer specialist
  • Trainer
  • Professor

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FAQs for Apprentices

Financial Incentives for Apprentices and Employers

Trillium Automobile Dealers Association

Companies Offering Jobs

  • Honda Motor Company
  • Acura

Career Outlook

  • Automotive service technician
  • Service writer
  • Service advisor
  • Service and parts manager
  • Trainer
  • Professor
  • Automotive manufacturer specialist

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

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Academic Requirements

To register for the Automotive Service Technician Honda (MAP32) certificate program, you must:

  • Have an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or General Educational Development (GED), or equivalent, and
  • Be employed by a Honda Canada Inc. dealership.

Additional Requirements

Applicants must be employed by a Honda Canada Inc. dealership.

Notes:

  • Applicants must secure employment with a Honda Canada Inc. dealership and then register as a MAP apprentice with the Apprenticeship Branch of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development.
  • Space in the program is limited.

How to Apply

How to Apply

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You can apply to this program in one of the following ways:

Note:

If you are currently employed by Honda Canada, please contact Admission Representative Ingrid Joaquin (ijoaquin@centennialcollege.ca, 416-289-5000, Ext. 7242) for start dates and admission requirements.

Email: rholmes@centennialcollege.ca

Telephone: 416-289-5000, ext. 7297

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