Motorcycle mechanics work on motorcycles and other units such as motor scooters and all-terrain units. They inspect, clean, test, assemble, diagnose, maintain and repair engines, transmissions, drive systems, steering assemblies, braking systems, chassis, suspension, electrical systems, vehicle management systems, fuel systems and exhaust systems.
Designation Year: 1992
Designated Red Seal in: AB, BC, NB, NL, NS, ON, PE
Trade title: Motorcycle Mechanic, in AB, NB, NL, NS, PE
Other titles used in provinces/territories: Motorcycle Mechanic (Motorcycle & Power Equipment Technician) (BC), Motorcycle Technician (ON)
View the most recent standard. This is the complete description of the activities of the Motorcycle Mechanic trade. It is used as the basis for the Red Seal exams for this trade.
Discover the essential skills motorcycle mechanics need to succeed in their trade.
Find job market information such as wages, outlooks, education and skills needed at Explore Careers on the Job Bank website.
Learn what you need to do to Get Ready for your Red Seal Exam.
Try the sample Motorcycle Mechanic examination questions to prepare for your Red Seal examination.
Consult the Motorcycle Mechanic Exam Counselling Sheet for a breakdown of the Red Seal examination.
Consult the Ellis Chart for a full breakdown of apprenticeship data from across Canada for the trade of Motorcycle Mechanic.
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