Aaron Taves

Trade: Automobile Technology
School: NAIT
Employer: Fountain Tire
Hometown: Camrose, Alberta
Age: 19

"I chose to pursue a career in automobile technology because of my love of cars and my passion for abstract problem solving. One of my career goals is to one day have my own automotive shop as well as a parts distribution store chain across Alberta."

  • Got involved with Skills Canada through high school and has since competed in seven Skills Canada competitions.
  • Interesting fact about Aaron: he is a volunteer firefighter in the city of Camrose.
  • The following Essential Skills are crucial to my success in this trade: numeracy for measuring and setting specifications, oral communication when explaining an electrical diagnostic, continuous learning to keep up with new technologies as well as reading and writing for understanding and relaying information effectively.

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Training History


Camrose Canadian: Taves takes his auto repair skills to the world stage


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