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Comox Valley School District

​​Trades Train - Heavy Duty Mechanics

​Provider: ​ North Island Collegeheavy duty.jpg​​​​​​ ​ ​ ​ ​ â€‹ ​NIC Logo.png
​Location: ​North Island College - Campbell River
​Program dates:
(36 weeks)
​Times: ​Monday - Thursday
7:45am - 3:15pm
​Cost to student:​$1,150 texts and equipment
​Prerequisite(s):​​A & W Math 11, Metalwork, Auto​
​Grad Credits:36

*​No break over high school Spring Break*


The Heavy Duty Foundations course is heavily prescribed and there is a waitlist.  It is recommended that a student take the Metal Mechanical Co-op program. Work with your Career teacher to program your required courses so that you could start the program in January of your grade 12 year. English or Communications could be done through flexible learning while in the MMC course, or take both English/Comm 11 and 12 in your grade 11 year.

Applications to the college should be completed well in advance to ensure a seat.  

​District Applications/Form/Links

Trades Train district application.pdf
SD71 Program Brochure​​
NIC Trades Application Form​
How to fill in your NIC Trades Application​​
NIC Heavy Duty​ Program Website​
Student learning Plan Dual Credit 2017-18.pdf
registration through NIDES 2017-18.pdf
Youth-Train-Application-Form (1).pdf