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Transportation Trade Sampler

Transportation Trade Sampler is a cohort group immersion into the many careers related to the auto and transportation Industry. Students will explore interested career areas around the following trades: Auto Mechanics, Heavy Duty Mechanics, Marine mechanics, Aircraft mechanics. The course is mainly “hands on” by building skills, knowledge and the right attitude that employers are looking for. There will be a focus on ITA essential skills, field trips to businesses that employ trades people, project building in the shop. Math will be interspersed with day to day learning. Electronics will be covered with relationship to the new trend to electric vehicles. This course is open to all grade 11 and 12 students in the Comox valley.
Program outline:
Semester program, full time for second semester.
February to June
Monday to Friday, 9:00 to 3:00
Industry placement and certificate courses one day per week

Location: G.P.Vanier Secondary School
Students will receive the following course credits:
Trade Sampler TSITA12A, TSITA12B, TSITA12C
Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 11 or 12
Workforce Training Certificates WTC12