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College of the Rockies

City:  Cranbrook
Province/State:  British Columbia
College Website: http://www.cotr.bc.ca/trades/
Mechanic Programs: Heavy Truck • Heavy Equipment

Heavy Equipment and Commercial Truck Foundation Program Summary:

The full-time,  36-week foundation program covers basic theory and provides hands-on training to prepare you for an entry positions in the heavy duty and commercial transport industry.

Heavy-duty equipment mechanics repair, troubleshoot and maintain mobile heavy-duty equipment used in transportation, construction, forestry, manufacturing, farming, mining and similar activities. The program is the first level of the technical training for both the HD and CT Mechanics Apprenticeship.

Program Contact Details:

Contact: Cindy Touzin

Phone: (250) 489-2751 local 3337 or

Toll Free: 1-877-489-2687 local 3337

Fax: 250-489-8289

Email: [email protected]

Department Head for all Trades Programs

Contact: Kim Buchan

Phone: 250-489-2751

Email: [email protected]

Heavy Duty Apprenticeship  Program Summary:

The College presently offers six-week fixed intake for all levels of the Heavy Duty Apprenticeship training program.

Program Contact Details:

Contact: Susan Woods

Phone:  (250) 489-2751 Ext. 3401

Toll Free:  1-877-489-2687 local 3401

Email:  [email protected]

Our Main Campus and Gold Creek Campus are in Cranbrook. We also have regional campuses in Creston, Fernie, Golden, Invermere and Kimberley, which offer unique programs and courses.

Smaller class sizes, personalized instruction, up-to-date technology, great support services and professional, friendly staff who are dedicated to student success make the College of the Rockies the best place to live, learn and play!