SATA Seal: SATA 410N painter course to kick off Dec. 6, space still available

Toronto, Ontario — In the aim to fill a long-term gap in automotive refinishing training, SATA Canada is gearing up for its inaugural 410N automotive painter class (Red Seal equivalent), set to kick off on Dec. 6 at the company’s Vaughan, Ont. training facility.  Open to new students and experienced painters alike, SATA’s new course […]

Fanshawe hosts grad party for Level 3 apprentices

The graduation class from Fanshawe College, with well-wishers Mike Kennelly, John Norris and Craig Alvaro.

London, Ontario — December 23, 2016 — Fanshawe College in London, Ontario recently held a special graduation party for the school’s Level 3 Auto Body Collision Damage Repair apprentices. The graduates can now head back to their respective shops, complete their training and write the Red Seal exam to become tradespeople in Ontario. Instructors from […]

Apprentices now eligible for federal interest-free loans

Ottawa, Ontario — January 12, 2015 — Starting in January 2015, auto body and collision repair damage technician apprentices and automotive painter apprentices can apply for up to $4,000 in interest-free loans per period of technical training at their community college. The money will be available to the apprentice to help pay for tuition, tools, […]