Do you have an interest in small engine repair, mechanics or maintaining equipment? If you own a recreational vehicle or are a hobbyist looking to improve your skills and knowledge, NAIT's Recreational Powersports Mechanics (RPM) courses offer a range of training opportunities.
Our courses relate to a wide range of vehicles including motorcycles, boats, personal watercraft, snowmobiles and other recreational equipment. The courses generally focus on small engine repair, service and maintenance that will allow you to hit the road, water or trail with confidence in your ride.
Begin the program online, covering theory of 2 and 4-stroke engine operations. In class, study small engines with knowledgeable instructors who will inform you of small engine design, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting. You will also spend time in our fully equipped shop disassembling and reassembling engines and components. With shop practice, you will be able to tackle your own repairs and confidently discuss maintenance with mechanics.