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What is an Apprenticeship?

An apprenticeship involves job-shadowing in a skilled trade wherein individuals are under the guidance and direction of a qualified, experienced professional. While apprenticeship is a type of post-secondary training, college or university education are not required to pursue an apprenticeship for a skilled trade profession. The duration of an apprenticeship varies depending on the skilled … Continue reading

Skilled Trade Workers Needed

Summer is just around the corner… Heavy machine operators and construction workers are in high demand – that includes carpenters, roofers, plumbers, electricians, and more. In fact, there is an incredible amount of opportunity for career growth and success in the Skilled Trades industry in Canada. Did you know that Skilled Trade Workers are highly … Continue reading

A Foot in the Door

As a recent graduate, Robert needed help finding an employer to hire him as an Apprentice. He visited our Pickering location and worked with an Employment Specialist to find an employer. Robert is currently working with a employer as an apprentice while he continues his in-class training. He reports: “Out of high school I decided … Continue reading