Red Seal Occupational Standard - Motorcycle Technician

The Canadian Council of Directors of Apprenticeship (CCDA) recognizes this Red Seal Occupational Standard (RSOS) as the Red Seal standard for the Motorcycle Technician trade.

RSOS Products for Download

The Motorcycle Technician Red Seal Occupational Standard (PDF, 2.7 MB) is developed by Canadian trade representatives. It collects information about the trade as it is practiced across Canada.

This RSOS information is combined in several ways to generate several RSOS Products, each of these is based on information contained in the complete RSOS, and is geared to user needs:

RSOS Products for Download
Product Purpose
Red Seal Occupational Standard - Motorcycle Technician (PDF, 2.7 MB) A complete description of all trade activities, skills and knowledge. The Standard defines the trade by collecting and organizing elements together.
Trade Profile - Motorcycle Technician (PDF, 566 KB) A quick snapshot of all trade activities in the standard. It can be used to self-assess experience. It can be used to introduce a concise summary of all trade activities to those wanting to learn about the trade. It can also be used for gap analysis.

General Information


The CCDA and ESDC wish to express sincere appreciation for the contribution of the many tradespersons, industrial establishments, professional associations, labour organizations, provincial and territorial government departments and agencies, and all others who contributed to this publication.

Special thanks are offered to the following representatives who contributed greatly to the original draft of the standard and provided expert advice throughout its development:

  • Phil Warnell - Nova Scotia
  • John MacAusland - Prince Edward Island
  • Dave Shepherd - Ontario
  • Thomas Bowman - Ontario
  • Gord Gingles - Manitoba
  • James Carlin - Alberta
  • Dave Gagné - Alberta
  • Steve Coates - British Columbia
  • Scott Szollos - Ontario
  • Daniel McRann - Alberta
  • Michael A. Charbula - British Columbia

This standard was prepared by the Apprenticeship and Sectoral Initiatives Directorate of ESDC. The coordinating, facilitating and processing of this standard were undertaken by employees of the standards development team of the Trades and Apprenticeship Division and of Prince Edward Island, the host jurisdiction for this trade.