Parts Technician

Parts Technicians manage and dispense parts inventories.  They may also be responsible for stock handling, identifying and cataloguing parts and assemblies as well as ordering, receiving, inspecting, sorting, pricing and selling.

The Parts Technician apprenticeship program is 3 years with 1500 hours of on-the-job training and 6 weeks of RDC technical training in first and third year and 8 weeks of technical traning in the second year.  

1st Year Apprentices

If you are a 1st year Apprentice, you need to be registered with Apprenticeship and Industry Training (AIT) prior to applying at Red Deer College. More information on becoming an apprentice.

Registration for the Parts Technician program opens May 22, 2018

Registered Apprentices: To learn How to Register

Parts Technician 2018 – 2019 intakes are:

1st Period
March 18, 2019 - April 26, 2019

2nd Period
January 2, 2019 - February 27, 2019
Distance Delivery: August 27, 2018 - June 21, 2019

3rd Period
May 13, 2019 - June 21, 2019

Tuition Fees:
Class Length Tuition Other Fees Student Pays
1st - 6 Weeks $588 $186.5 $774.5
2nd - 8 weeks $784 $219 $1003
3rd - 6 weeks $588 $186.5 $774.5

Books and Supply Costs: 

PARTS Course Costs

Learn about funding options, parking, residence and more.

Learn about our Pre-employment program.  Pre-employment programs are not available for all trades.