Small Engine Repair

  • Type: In Class
  • Credential: Statement of Completion
  • Starts In: Fall, Winter, Spring
  • Plan #: C1198

About this part-time program ( What's this?)

Small Engines are a vital part of our daily lives. There are millions of them in use every day. This program has been designed to address the growing need for knowledgeable small engine repair technicians. Successful completion of the four required courses of this program prepares you to write three of the Equipment and Engine Training Council (EETC) certification examinations for: Two-Stroke Cycle engines; Four-Stroke Cycle engines and Small Engine Electrical Systems. Through a balanced approach of theory, demonstration and practical application you will gain the knowledge and skills to be able to maintain, troubleshoot and perform repairs on Two-Stroke Cycle and Four-Stroke Cycle small engines.

Career Opportunities

This program prepares and fulfills the needs of small engine technicians wishing to work in the growing field of small engine repair.

Program Benefits

Increasingly, manufacturers require certified technicians as part of their preferred dealer programs. Certification is a highly respected credential and can make the difference when it comes to choosing the right person for the job.

Graduates of our Small Engine Repair program will become eligible to become certified and recognized nationally by the . Their membership includes more than 140 distributors and manufacturers of outdoor power equipment and air-cooled gas and diesel engines.

How to Register

Students do not apply to our part-time programs. Instead, enrol in and successfully complete each course listed in the Program Delivery section. Once you have successfully completed all of the required courses, you may apply to graduate. If you aren't sure how to enrol in a course, you can learn more here.

Apply for Statement of Completion

Have you successfully completed the requirements of this program? Learn how to apply for your Statement of Completion.

Program Delivery

Code Course Name Delivery Course Availability
2018 Spring 2018 Fall

Required Courses:

AUTO1049 Small Engine Maintenance and Troubleshooting In Class No Yes
AUTO1046 Small Engine Rebuilding In Class No TBA
AUTO1047 Four-Stroke Cycle EETC Certification In Class No Yes
AUTO1059 Small Engine Electrical and Two-Stroke Cycle EETC Certification In Class No TBA

Prerequisites may be required for these courses. Please refer to individual course descriptions for specific requirements.


This program prepares the learners to write three of the (EETC) certification examinations: Two-Stroke Cycle engines; Four-Stroke Cycle engines and Small Engine Electrical Systems. Exams for this program are not included in the course costs and require additional minimal fees.