Automotive Glass Technician

"Automotive Glass Technician" means a person who removes, installs, repairs and generally services all types of stationary and movable glass in motor vehicles and associated equipment.

For Challengers

After September 1, 2017, if you are not an apprentice taking an ITA-recognized program and are planning to apply to challenge and receive certification, you must complete and pass a practical assessment before your application can be accepted by ITA. Please contact the Automotive Retailers Association (ARA) at agd@ara.bc.ca for information about the practical assessment.

Program Updates:

The Exam Weighting Chart is available for the Certificate of Qualification (CofQ) exam and shows the approximate percentage of weighting per General Area of Competency (GAC).

Please be advised that there have been some changes madeFor changes to the apprenticeship pathway, please refer to OPSN-2017-013 and the Program Outline. For changes to the challenge pathway, please refer to OPSN-2017-015.

Program Information

The documents below offer detailed information specific to this program.

  • Program Profile
  • Describes the requirements for apprentices and challengers to earn certification
  • Download(PDF 132.89 KB)
  • Program Outline
  • Guidelines for delivery of technical training at ITA Recognized Training Providers
  • Download(PDF 461.28 KB)

Challenge Certification/Recognize Prior Experience

If you have significant work experience in a trade but have never been certified in Canada, you may apply to challenge the certification.

OR

If you sponsor apprentices but have never been certified in Canada, you may request to supervise and sign-off apprentices when they are ready to be certified.

  • Instructions
  • How to Apply
  • Download(PDF 66.01 KB)
  • Application Form
  • Personal information and exams scheduling information (for challenge option)
  • Download(PDF 144.8 KB)
  • Employer Declaration
  • Document of relevant work experience
  • Download(PDF 255.72 KB)
  • Statutory Declaration
  • Attestation for self-employment/work experience when employer cannot be contacted
  • Download(PDF 277.11 KB)