How to Become an RV Service Technician Webinar

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How to Become an RV Service Technician Webinar

Recreation Vehicles have exploded in popularity during this pandemic as a safe way to travel. With increased RV sales and rentals, it further highlights a shortage in qualified RV apprentices and technicians. The RV service technician trade is a highly skilled and versatile trade.

The RV service technician trade encompasses at minimum, 14 different skilled trades such as electrical, carpentry and plumbing.

Our panel of experts from Canada and the US discussed the different approaches to become an apprentice and ultimately a journeyperson in the RV service technician trade.

This webinar covered the following topics:

  • Apprenticeship (traditional) vs. non-traditional approach
  • Certification levels in Canada and US
  • Training providers
  • Certification and governing bodies
  • Online vs. in-person training


Jon Itterman Warren Sharonne Lee Tony-Yerman

Jon Itterman


Okanagan College

Warren Thunstrom



Sharonne Lee

Vice President, 

RV Technical Institute

Tony Yerman

RV Fixed Operations Consultant

RV Dealers Association

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