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Autotronics - Beginners

This course is designed for persons with auto-mechanical knowledge who wish to gain skills in the area of automotive electronics.

Trainees will be taught to use the engine management system to pinpoint problems such as faults in the steering, transmission or any other major area in the car where problems may occur.

Pre-requisite: Basic knowledge of Automechanics and Auto-Electronics.


Latest Course Information

  • Sep 24, 2019

    Duration:
    12 weeks
    Day(s):
    Tuesday
    Time:
    5:30-8:30 pm
    Tutor:
    Mr. Fullerton
    Course Fee:
    $375.00

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are a few FAQs pertaining to this programme or course:

  • How do I become an Apprentice?

    Completing an application form gets the process started. After this you must be:

    1. interviewed by an inspector and a potential host employer
    2. Accepted by the employer

    Persons under 18 years must also be examined by a medical practitioner who will certify that they are fit.

  • Do I get a certificate at the end of the course?

    Yes, once you qualify. Trainees must obtain a minimum grade of 3 out of a scale of 1-5 for each unit in the module to be certified.

  • Does the Barbados Vocational Training Board provide financial assistance for applicants?

    No, although in extreme cases referrals are made to external agencies on the behalf of the student.

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Training Centres

This course is held at the following training centre(s):

  • St. Lukes Skills Training Centre

    This centre is located at the old St. Luke’s Girl’s school and offers classes in carpentry, plumbing, and other disciplines. The centre is currently being expanded, offering trainees hands-on experience on the project.

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Testimonials

  • Jason Haynes

    I enjoyed being involved in the Apprenticeship Programme – both the theoretical and practical component.  The experience was worthwhile, as I was able to acquire a skill and also further my studies.

    Jason Haynes
    Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technician at A-Con Air Conditioning Consultants Inc.

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