2016-17 Calendar

Recreation Vehicle Service Technician

This 28-week program has been designed to take a student with little or no previous experience and supply him/her with the necessary skills to seek employment as an apprentice RV Service Technician. The program exposes the student to many aspects of servicing and repair in the RV repair trade with a focus on developing practical skills. Graduates of this program will receive credit for Level 1 Apprenticeship technical training and may also be granted practical credit from the Industry Training Authority.

Admission Requirements

  • B.C. secondary school graduation, or equivalent, or 19 years of age and out of secondary school for at least one year as of the first day of classes.
  • Math requirement:

A minimum of 50% in any of:

    • Pre-calculus Grade 11
    • Foundations of Mathematics Grade 11
    • Apprenticeship and Workplace Mathematics Grade 11
    • Principles of Mathematics 11
    • Applications of Mathematics 11
    • Essentials of Mathematics 11
    • Adult Basic Education MATH 011
    • Adult Basic Education MATH 084 and MATH 085
    • Adult Basic Education IALG 011

Or a minimum of 63% on the ABLE mathematics test. Test scores are only good for two (2) years.             

Applicants who have not satisfied the Math requirement within the last seven (7) years must write the ABLE Mathematics test and must receive a minimum of 63%.

Graduation Requirement

Minimum passing grade per component is 70%.

Components

RVTE 101A TH:Tools & Safety
RVTE 101B PR:Tools & Safety
RVTE 102A TH:Exterior Construction
RVTE 102B PR:Exterior Construction
RVTE 103A TH:Electrical Systems
RVTE 103B PR:Electrical Systems
RVTE 104A TH:Propane Systems
RVTE 104B PR:Propane Systems
RVTE 105A TH:Brakes & Undercarriages
RVTE 105B PR:Brakes & Undercarriages
RVTE 106A TH:Appliances
RVTE 106B PR:Appliances
RVTE 107A TH:Water Systems
RVTE 107B PR:Water Systems
RVTE 108A TH:Welding
RVTE 108B PR:Welding
RVTE 109A TH:Hitching Systems
RVTE 109B PR:Hitching Systems
RVTE 110A TH:Interior Construction
RVTE 110B PR:Interior Construction
RVTE 111A TH:Accessories
RVTE 111B PR:Accessories
RVTE 112A TH:Computer Skills
RVTE 112B PR:Computer Skills
RVTE 113A TH:Hydraulic Systems
RVTE 113B PR:Hydraulic Systems
RVTE 114A TH:Leveling Systems
RVTE 114B PR:Leveling System
RVTE 115A TH:Slide-out Systems
RVTE 115B PR:Slide-out systems
RVTE 116A Prepare for Employment
RVTE 117A First Level Final Exam

Program Schedule: September to March (28 weeks)

Material Fees: $150 approximately

Test Fees: $65 approximately

Textbooks and Supplies: Approximately $462.20 plus 5% tax 

All prices are subject to change.


Program Area:

Trades and Apprenticeship

Campus (Intake):

  • Kelowna (Sep)

Credential:

Certificate

Delivery:

  • Full-Time

Cost:

2016-17: $3,926.92

  • Fees include all mandatory fees: Activity fee, Health & Dental, Student Association fee, Education Technology fee, Development fee.
  • All amounts are approximate and are subject to change.
  • International students will pay International tuition fees

Notes:

Department Website

Okanagan College Calendar: Printed 06/27/2016