Automotive Trades

Workplace Communication Skills for Automotive Trades

Participate in FREE work-oriented language training

*Please note that Automotive Trades is not being offered in 2016-2017.

This practical and innovative course will help you:

  • understand automotive workplaces in Ontario.
  • interact effectively with co-workers, supervisors and customers.
  • network and connect with local employers and employment resources.
  • learn how to use your workplace communication training in automotive trades settings such as:
    • repair shops.
    • car dealership parts and service departments.
    • service stations.
    • leasing companies.
    • trucking companies.
    • public transit departments.

Small-group exercises based on everyday communication tasks in automotive workplaces will help you:

  • practise common on-the-job communication to improve your workplace language skills.
  • develop strong interviewing, networking and career-building communication skills.

Workplace Communication Skills for Automotive Trades is for you if:

  • you have training or experience in one of the following areas:
    • automotive service.
    • heavy duty equipment.
    • truck and coach.
  • your English is at an intermediate level (Canadian Language Benchmarks 5 to 8).
  • you are a permanent resident or protected person.