STC – Automotive Maintenance and Service

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Program Objectives

Train students to perform various tasks related to the maintenance of a motor vehicle. In addition to performing basic vehicle inspections, lubrication and tire technicians will be in charge of lubrication, oil changes, replacement of various components (tires, batteries, accessories, exhaust system parts, etc.), and various other tasks such as repairing tires and installing accessories.


Lubrication and Tire Technician

Admission Requirments

A person who meets the following conditions is eligible for admission to a program of study leading to an STC:
1. Has obtained at least Secondary III credits or the equivalent in the language of instruction, second language and mathematics;
or Has obtained an Attestation of Equivalence of Secondary Studies (AESS);
or Has successfully completed the General Development Test (GDT) with or without specific prerequisites.
2. Has interrupted their full-time studies for at least 12 months;
or Is 18 years old when entering training;
or Has obtained a Secondary School Diploma (SSD) or a Diploma of Vocational Studies (DVS) or their equivalent;
or Meets the eligibility conditions of Emploi-Québec’s workforce training measure.

Program Content

CodeStatement of competencyHoursCredits
843-401Identify oneself with respect to the trade and the training process151
843-412Prevent occupational health, safety and environmental risks302
249-032Research technical information on motor vehicles302
249-044Perform Shop Work604
249-051Adopt a customer-centered approach151
249-063Perform Lubrication and Oil Change Work453
249-075Maintain road-handling systems755
249-086Perform work related to security checks and basic maintenance906
249-096 Integrate into the Workplace906


A Skills Training Certificate (STC) recognizes the completion of one of the training programs currently offered by school boards in Quebec.

An STC program allows students to acquire the best skills in order to enter a profession in areas as diverse as cooking, general administration, arts, construction, health care, and more.

Tuition Free to Quebec Residents*


Next Start Date: September 20, 2021

Duration: 450 hours

Classes are offered full-time on-site. 8:30 am -3:30 pm

Location :

Western Québec Career Centre, 

100 Frank Robinson, Gatineau, QC Canada J9H 4A6.

Phone:  819-684-1770



Course Features

  • Lectures 0
  • Quizzes 0
  • Duration 450 hours
  • Skill level Beginner
  • Language English
  • Students 20
  • Assessments Yes
The Western Quebec School Board has been offering automotive mechanic programs for over 20 years. We provide a quality, up-to-date training to meet the needs of the local automotive industry.