Frequently Asked Questions
What is an automotive technician / mechanic?
This is someone who works to repair and maintain vehicles, from small cars to large transports. They are trained to work on a variety of automotive systems and parts, and utilize many different tools.
Do I need a post-secondary education to become an auto mechanic?
In most cases, employers will require that you complete an apprenticeship or take a post-secondary program. Many vocational schools offer auto mechanic programs, and some may even include an apprenticeship or externship as part of the curriculum.
What will I learn at an automotive mechanic school?
Automotive schools will usually start off by providing you with a solid theoretical knowledge of automotive mechanics. You