Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

General Interest


Small Engine Repair- XMEC 0600
Do you have to pull the starter cord on your weed-eater or chainsaw until your arm is rubber? Do you need to remove the air filter on your lawnmower before it will start? Does your fishing boat motor sputter and die the first time on the water? Do you know what the repair people are talking about when they do a tune-up on your tiller in the spring? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you might be interested in our Small Engine Repair course. 

Requirements: bring a small engine (lawn mower, chainsaw etc.) item to class
Fee: $275 (+ supplies)
Dates: Call or email to have your name placed on an interest list.


Roadside Emergency Preparedness- XDRV 0200
Having your vehicle break down can be a stressful experience, especially if you are unprepared for what to do next. Proper planning and preparedness is key to being ready in a roadside emergency event. This 6-hour workshop will walk you through tips on how to handle that roadside emergency scenario as well as as tire health, tire pressure checks, uneven tread wear (what could it mean?), changing a flat tire, looking under the hood, checking fluid levels, engine oil, brakes, power steering, automatic transmission, coolant, condition of belts and hoses, and radiator airflow.

Fee: $175 (+ roadside emergency kit to take home)
Dates: Call or email to have your name placed on an interest list. 


ATV Safety Training- XOCH 0940
The ATV Safety course is hands-on, with particular emphasis on the safety implications relating to each lesson. Specific topics introduced are operator pre-trip inspection, use of personal protective apparel, operating skills according to the ATV manufacturer’s instruction, basic mechanical requirements, and loading and unloading of the vehicle.
 
Requirements: Requirements: an ATV in good working condition (ATVs must be safety approved, no lift kits, no carrying boxes, etc.), a CSA-approved helmet, gloves, long-sleeved shirt, full-length shirt & full-length pants, boots (work or hiking, no runners), and your lunch/snacks
Prerequisites: age 16 +
Fee: $275
Dates: Call or email to have your name placed on an interest list.


The following courses can be arranged on demand for online delivery or Face-to-Face, anywhere in the region:
WHMIS 2015 online                                     $75
TDG online                                                     $75
CSTS-09 or PST online                                $100
Serving It Right                                             $100
World Host                                                    Price varies per module    
Camp/Prep Cook Training Program         Call for a quote

CS courses can be delivered anywhere in the region. If you don’t see the course you want listed, call to inquire, we are happy to bid on both credit and non-credit courses and programs.