CMTN Continuing Studies 

Upcoming courses

Commercial Vehicle Inspection (CVIP/PVIP)

The Commercial Vehicle Inspection course prepares mechanics to inspect and certify vehicles to government safety standards as required by law. Applicants must be licensed heavy duty, automotive, or commercial transport mechanics. The CVIP/PVIP course includes:

  • up-to-date information on the inspection program and BC regulations
  • inspection Facility responsibilities
  • performing inspections to current standards; completing the latest on-line inspection forms

The practical tests and final written test are required for successful completion. Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive provincial government certification issued by CVSE, a division of Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure.

Course number:
Campuses offered:
  • Terrace

No upcoming dates scheduled. Please contact your local campus to express interest or contact Contract Services to set up training for your organization. 


Participants must hold a B.C. Trade Qualification or an Inter-provincial Red-Seal Certificate in at least one of the following:

  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Heavy Duty Equipment Technician
  • Commercial Transport Vehicle Mechanic
  • Commercial Trailer Mechanic
  • Motorcycle Mechanic

Participants must:

  • bring Canadian Standard's Association (CSA) approved safety footwear (steel-toe boots) for the practical instruction
  • Coveralls (participant to supply)
Register at:
Textbooks & supplies:

  • Canadian Standard's Association (CSA) approved safety footwear (participant to supply)
  • Coveralls (participant to supply)
  • BC Services Card App (participant to supply)


For more information on upcoming courses contact CMTN Workforce Training.