BCIT, Tesla START partner to offer specialized pathway for electric vehicle training


The British Columbia Institute of Technology has partnered with Tesla START to offer specialized electric vehicle training to students interested in becoming Red Seal Certified Automotive Service Technicians. The pathway is a four-year apprenticeship program that will provide 12 students a year with technical training through labs, self-paced learning, and in-class theory. The curriculum will cover a variety of topics, including high voltage safety, electric fundamentals, and Tesla mindset and culture. Program graduates will receive accreditation from BCIT and Tesla, are qualified to take the Red Seal Automotive Service Technician Certification, and are invited to work as Tesla Service Technicians.