Northern building maintenance

Short course Introduction

  • The Northern Building Maintenance program aims to train students to acquire knowledge, skills and attitude to manage small warehouses; maintenance of tools, electrical equipment, plumbing and heating systems. In this program, students learn how to work on internal and external building components.

Possible fields of work

  • Maintenance man

Course Content with Hours and Credit Breakdown

Statement of competency Hours Credits
Determine their suitability for the trade and the training process 15 1
Apply basic principles of infrastructure construction 30 2
Perform maintenance on northern heavy equipment 45 3
Operate a hydraulic shovel 45 3
Perform site preparation operations using a hydraulic shovel 60 4
Perform excavation operations using a hydraulic shovel 60 4
Operate a bulldozer 45 3
Perform site preparation and backfilling operations using a bulldozer 45 3
Perform excavation operations using a bulldozer 45 3
Perform grading operations using a bulldozer 45 3
Perform excavation and loading operations using a backhoe loader 75 5
Operate a grader 45 3
Shape ditches, embankments and roads using a grader 90 6
Perform road maintenance operations using a grader 45 3
Perform grading operations using a grader 60 4
Operate an off-road dump truck 105 7
Understand their roles vis-à-vis construction industry organization 15 1
Apply rules of health and safety on construction sites 30 2
900

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