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Automotive Refinishing Technician Apprenticeship Harmonized

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Advanced your skills as an Automotive Refinishing Technician while earning your Level 2 technical training credit toward your Interprovincial (Red Seal) certification when you register as an apprentice. In this creative trade you will match colours, use fine-detail to blend paints and apply primers and final coats, perform inspections and operate and maintain spray booth, mixing and drying equipment.



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Admission Requirements

Applicants must be ITA registered apprentices. 


If you have previously applied to our Apprenticeship Program within the last year and now want to register for subsequent levels, please complete the Apprentice Training Registration Form and email it to

If it has been more than a year since you have first applied to NIC’s Apprenticeship Program, please submit a new application using the Apply Now link above and upload the completed Apprentice Training Registration Form

Be sure to monitor your myNIC email address for registration and payment deadlines.  If you have forgotten your username and password, please email Student Technical Support at 

Course Requirements

Apprentices enrolling in technical training must take their training in sequential order, levels 1, then 2. You must complete all levels of technical training to be eligible to write the Interprovincial (Red Seal) examination.

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