Diesel Engine Mechanic

"Diesel Engine Mechanic" means a person who installs, repairs and maintains all internal combustion diesel engines and components as used in transport, construction and marine.

 

 

 

 

 

 


New Model Effective 2014

PROGRAM INFORMATION
The documents below offer detailed information specific to this program.  Effective 2014
Program Profile Describes the requirements for apprentices and challengers to earn certification Download  (153 PDF KB)
Program Outline Guidelines for delivery of technical training at ITA Recognized Training Providers Download  (654 PDF KB)
Foundation Outline Guidelines for the delivery of pre-apprenticeship training at ITA Recognized Training Providers Download (551 PDF KB)
See below for additional information

 

Program Updates:

Heavy Mechanical Trades Transition FAQ

ITA has approved a new apprenticeship training model for the Heavy Mechanical Trades.  Effective September 1, 2014 the new apprenticeship training model will begin to replace the existing Heavy Duty Equipment Technician (HDET), Truck and Transport Mechanic (TTM), Diesel Engine Mechanic (DEM) and Transport Trailer Technician (TTT) training and certification models.

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 147.44 KB)
  • Program Outline
  • Guidelines for delivery of technical training at ITA Recognized Training Providers
  • Download(PDF 1013.06 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 43.36 KB)
  • Statutory Declaration
  • Attestation for self-employment/work experience when employer cannot be contacted
  • Download(PDF 56.48 KB)