Case New Holland Technician

“I feel that one of the biggest advantages of hiring mechanics who have taken their training at Olds College is that they come into the dealership with knowledge of current agricultural products.”

Darryl Gilbert

Student works inside a Case New Holland Quadtrac

What can you expect from our program/course?

Olds College and Case New Holland Limited have teamed up to offer this unique program as a professional development stream for Case New Holland Technicians to become certified. The program is structured over four years with ten weeks of training at Olds College each year.

Applicants must be employed by a sponsoring Case New Holland dealer and be indentured as an agricultural equipment technician apprentice or a heavy equipment technician apprentice, or already have Journeyman status in either trade. You may only apply with employer permission. The program supplements apprenticeship training with specialty training on Case New Holland equipment. Case New Holland employed Journeymen may take the specialty training as a standalone program.

What will you learn?

You will be trained in Case New Holland specifics such as

  • Case New Holland round balers
  • Customer relations
  • Dealer portal use
  • Detailed report writing
  • Diagnosis
  • Electronic and heritage engines
  • Information retrieval and colour monitors
  • Repair and parts manuals
  • Personal finance
  • Wiring diagrams

Students will benefit from an unparalleled level of expertise with our program coordinator and team of instructors with advanced Case New Holland industry experience. Our instructors attend industry instructor events and are continuously upgrading to stay current with Case New Holland latest product lines and technology.

Program at a glance

Length of Program: 4 years, 2 weeks/Year

Method of Delivery: Olds Campus

Program Intakes: 

  • Year 1: March 5 - 16 
  • Year 2: No offerings for 2018
  • Year 3: March 19 - 29
  • Year 4: March 19 - 29

Selection Process for Admission: First qualified, first accepted

What do I need to apply?

Admission Requirements: Applicants must be indentured as Agricultural Equipment or Heavy Equipment Technician apprentices and be employed by a sponsoring Case IH or New Holland Dealer before entering the CNH Tech Program. Then, after consultation with their employer, prospective students may apply for admission to the Case IH or New Holland Tech program. This program can also be a stand-alone program for journeymen already employed at Case IH or New Holland dealerships.

Application Procedure: Dealer consent and the online registration form must be completed.