Appliance Service Technician
Appliance service technicians repair and service consumer appliances such as air conditioners, central vacuum systems, clothes washers and dryers, dishwashers, electric fireplaces and refrigerators. They troubleshoot appliance concerns and, based on their assessment, they provide work and cost estimates to the customer. They may also provide installation and maintenance services.
Designation Year: 1994
Designated Red Seal in: AB, BC, NB, NL, NS, NT, NU, ON, PE
Trade title: Appliance Service Technician, in AB, BC, NB, NL, NS, NT, NU, ON, PE
Other titles used in provinces/territories: N/A
View the most recent standard. This is the complete description of the activities of the Appliance Service Technician trade. It is used as the basis for the Red Seal exams for this trade.
Please refer to the Essential Skills section of the trade’s Occupational Standard that describes the essential skills needed to succeed in this trade.
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Try the sample Appliance Service Technician examination questions to prepare for your Red Seal examination.
Consult the Appliance Service Technician Red Seal Exam Breakdown 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 Appliance Service Technician.