Motive Power Fundamentals - Automotive Repair

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Program description - January 2023

If you enjoy troubleshooting complex problems, utilizing some of the latest technology and working with your hands, consider taking a program leading to a career as an automotive service technician. Through a combination of hands-on activities and theory-based classes, graduates from the Motive Power Fundamentals – Automotive Repair certificate program are well-positioned to enter and be successful working in this trade area. Throughout the duration of your program, you will develop a strong foundation of technical skills needed for the automotive field. You will develop safe working practices in the use of tools, machinery, and equipment and will apply fundamental communication, documentation, information technology, and computer skills to support a motive power-related work environment. To round out your training, you will be introduced to the basics of running a motive power business and relevant legal issues. As a graduate of the certificate program, you will have an opportunity to receive automatic exemption from Level 1 of the Automotive Service Technician apprenticeship in-school training should you choose to pursue that career pathway. For more information, please contact our Student Recruitment staff at trades@conestogac.on.ca.

Program details

Code: 1381
Delivery: Full-time
Length: 1 year
Start: January 2023
Campus: Brantford
Credential: Ontario College Certificate

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Tuition & fees

Tuition and fee details for the 2022-2023 year are listed below. Books and supplies are additional. Tuition and fee details for terms starting September 2023 and later will be available Spring 2023.

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Canadian

International

Tuition
$2696.00
$13750.00
Ancillary Fees
$1487.05
$2592.15
Total Fees
$4183.05
$16342.15

Canadian fee details

Description Winter 2023 Spring 2023
Full-time Program Tuition $1348.00 $1348.00
Administration Fee $25.00 $25.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $201.00 -
CSI Advocacy Fee $8.00 $8.00
CSI Association Fee $102.00 $102.00
CSI Brantford U-pass $54.40 -
CSI Legal Protection $20.10 -
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $25.00 $25.00
HST $19.05 -
ONE Card Fee $7.50 $7.50
Recreation/Athletics Fee - Brantford $70.50 $70.50
Student Services $86.00 $86.00
Supply Fee (Taxed) $146.50 -
Technology Enhancement Fee $125.00 $125.00
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $70.00 -
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $30.00 $30.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $4.00 $4.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00 $5.00
Term Total $2347.05 $1836.00
Year Total   $4183.05

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International fee details

Description Winter 2023 Spring 2023
International Program Tuition $6875.00 $6875.00
Administration Fee $25.00 $25.00
CSI Health Plan Fee $201.00 -
CSI Advocacy Fee $8.00 $8.00
CSI Association Fee $102.00 $102.00
CSI Brantford U-pass $54.40 -
CSI International Health Fee $355.10 -
CSI Legal Protection $20.10 -
Graduation/Alumni Services Fee $25.00 $25.00
HST $19.05 -
ISR $375.00 $375.00
ONE Card Fee $7.50 $7.50
Recreation/Athletics Fee - Brantford $70.50 $70.50
Student Services $86.00 $86.00
Supply Fee (Taxed) $146.50 -
Technology Enhancement Fee $125.00 $125.00
CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional) $70.00 -
CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional) $30.00 $30.00
CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional) $4.00 $4.00
Sustainability Fee (optional) $5.00 $5.00
Term Total $8604.15 $7738.00
Year Total   $16342.15

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Program device requirements

Program device & software requirements

This program requires you to have a device that meets certain specifications. For most students, this cost is in addition to the tuition & fees listed above.

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Financial assistance

The Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) is a needs-based program designed to help Ontario students cover the cost of post-secondary education. Funded by the federal and provincial governments, OSAP is intended to promote equality of opportunity for post-secondary studies through direct financial assistance for educational costs and living expenses. These interest-free loans are intended to supplement your financial resources and those of your family. The majority of students apply for loan assistance via the OSAP website. Students can also print the application booklet through the OSAP website. For more information, please visit OSAP & aid.

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Delivery sequence - January 2023 - Brantford

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