Motor Vehicle Body Repairer (Metal and Paint) (Automotive Collision Repair Technician)

Automotive Collision Repair Technician means a person who repairs, adjusts and replaces sheet metal and allied parts of automobiles, trucks and buses.

HARMONIZED PROGRAM INFORMATION - In effect starting April 1, 2021

Program Profile

Describes the requirements for apprentices and challengers to earn certification

Download (PDF 175 KB)

Program Outline

Guidelines for delivery of technical training at ITA Recognized Training Providers

Download (PDF 1.2 MB)

Exam Weighting Charts

The Exam Weighting Charts for the Harmonized level exams will be made available as the Harmonized level exams are launched.

 


Record Book

Program Updates:

Harmonized Program Information

  • A new Program Outline and Program Profile will be implemented April 1, 2021. Please see OPSN 2020 005 for details.
  • If you have any questions, contact ITA Customer Service.

Standardized Level Exams

  • The Exam Weighting Charts for Level 1 and Level 2 show the approximate percentage of weighting per General Area of Competency (GAC).

 

 

Program Information

The documents below offer detailed information specific to this program.

  • Program Profile
  • Describes the requirements for apprentices and challengers to earn certification
  • Download(PDF 161.82 KB)
  • Program Outline
  • Guidelines for delivery of technical training at ITA Recognized Training Providers
  • Download(PDF 868.8 KB)
  • Guidelines on Interprovincial (IP) Red Seal Examination
  • Information guide about how to study for the IP Exam including sample questions
  • Download(PDF 1.32 MB)
  • Interprovincial (IP) Exam Table
  • List of tasks that will be tested and number of questions on each task
  • Download(PDF 139.17 KB)

Challenge Certification/Recognize Prior Experience

If you have significant work experience in a trade but have never been certified in Canada, you may apply to challenge the certification.

OR

If you sponsor apprentices but have never been certified in Canada, you may request to supervise and sign-off apprentices when they are ready to be certified. Please refer to the application form on whether this trade qualifies.

  • Instructions
  • How to Apply
  • Download(PDF 264.47 KB)
  • Application Form
  • Personal information and exams scheduling information (for challenge option)
  • Download(PDF 57.04 KB)
  • Employer Declaration
  • Document of relevant work experience
  • Download(PDF 45.27 KB)
  • Statutory Declaration
  • Attestation for self-employment/work experience when employer cannot be contacted
  • Download(PDF 67.67 KB)