Conestoga College

Conestoga College

MHUB - January 1, 2015
Province/State ON
City: Guelph
Province/State: Ontario
College Website:
Mechanic Programs: Heavy Equipment and Truck & Coach

Heavy Equipment Program Summary:
This Heavy Duty Equipment Technician program will prepare graduates to identify basic heavy duty equipment power system problems, to inspect and test basic heavy duty equipment components and systems, and to use a variety of test equipment. In addition, graduates will have developed safe working practices for the motive power heavy equipment environment.

Heavy Truck Program Summary:
The Truck and Coach Technician program provides the apprentice with a theoretical knowledge of all aspects of the Truck and Coach Trade together with the practical training necessary to compliment the on-the-job training with an employer.

Program Contact Details:
Phone: 519-748-5220 ext. 3656
Fax (Admissions/Records/Fees): (519) 895-1097

For a ninth straight year, Conestoga College has been rated the number one public college in Ontario. Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Training (ITAL) is one of three ITALs in Ontario and a member of the Association of Canadian Polytechnic Institutes. Conestoga offers programs leading to certificates, diplomas and degrees. Main academic areas include business, health sciences, engineering technology, information technology, skilled trades, media studies, community services and liberal studies.

Based in Kitchener (120 kilometres west of Toronto), Conestoga serves this diverse mid-western Ontario region, an area that combines larger cities and small towns, strong manufacturing industries and traditional agricultural production. This region is also known as Canada's technology triangle because of its concentration of advanced technology, research and development industries, manufacturing industries and institutions of higher education.

Areas of Expertise
We offer programs in Business, Information Technology, Engineering Technology, Skilled Trades, Health Sciences, Community Services, Media and Liberal Studies.