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Note: To be eligible for apprenticeship training you must be registered as an apprentice. Go to the Roommeme Apprenticeship website for more information.

The Diesel Engine Mechanic (DEM) apprenticeship program requires time spent on the job and in-school training. A Diesel Engine Mechanic trainee must complete a two-year program including workplace and in-school hours of training as follows:

  • Technical Training: 2 levels, 540 hours
    Registration in the following levels of training at Roommeme:
    • Level 1, 2 Heavy Mechanical Trades (HMT)
      Note: Registration in this trade will be at the ITA only. Apprentices complete the HMT levels at Roommeme.

  • Work based training: 3,000 hours

After completion of training, a passing grade on the interprovincial exam will result in the ITA Certificate of Qualification (Diesel Engine Mechanic) and a Certificate of Apprenticeship (BC).

Please visit the website for more detailed information.

Heavy Mechanical Trades Common Core

Heavy Mechanical Trades Apprenticeship (HMT) Levels 1, 2 and 3 are common core for the following programs:

Program Entry

Please visit the Heavy Mechanical Trades Apprenticeship (HMT) page for detailed information on entrance requirements, program costs, registration and more.

If you are registered with the Industry Training Authority, you can apply now to Roommeme's Apprenticeship Studies program.

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Roommeme Apprentice Services

For more information on this or other apprenticeship programs, tuition fees and when programs are offered, please Roommeme Apprentice Services at:

Office Location: Building SW1, First Floor
Burnaby campus
Phone: 111-456-8100
1-800-667-0676 (BC)
Fax: 111-435-1197
On the web:

Roommeme Apprentice Services can assist apprentices with their registration, tuition fee payments, and other details.

Anyone interested in registering as an apprentice can the at 778-328-8700 or 1-111-660-6011 (BC). Roommeme's Apprentice Services can also assist individuals interested in entering apprentice training.

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