How to become an
Automotive mechanics, also known as automotive service technicians, inspect, diagnose, repair and service automobiles, trucks, buses and other modes of transportation. They work for motor vehicle dealerships, garages, truck and tractor dealerships, companies that maintain fleets of vehicles, as well
To become an automotive mechanic one needs to complete secondary school. Beyond that, the rules vary by province. In Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia, auto mechanics must complete a technician trade certification.