A link to their community parnter section will provide you, as the practitioner, with information on how to apply for apprenticeships. Networks to connect with. Resource packages(workshops to download and give to your clients). Resume and cover letter guides. Resources for foreign trained professionals and women in trades. For more information, visit: https://www.apprenticesearch.com/Resources/CommunityPartners
Service Canada is offering; 1. Apprenticeship Incentive Grant 2. Apprenticeship Completion Grant Apprentices can receive up to $4,000 in grants to pay tuition, travel, tools, or other expenses. There are many career opportunities in the trades, everything from construction and roofing to cooking and hairstyling.
This site will help you discover the facts about a career in the skilled trades and how an apprenticeship can help you earn while you learn. For more information, visit: View
Discover Skills BC is an initiative funded by the BC Government to help provide easy access for secondary students to the many educational opportunities available to them in trades and technology training. BC offers a wealth of programs and training options to give BC students the skills they need to lead exciting and rewarding careers. Students, parents and educators can discover these opportunities here.
The Canadian Apprenticeship Forum developed this guide to help Aboriginal employment counsellors set-up pre-apprenticeship or apprenticeship training programs for Aboriginal adult learners. The guide contains best practices as provided by ASET (Aboriginal Skills Employment Training) holders. The guide helps Aboriginal communities trying to set up their own programs.
Industry Training Authority (ITA) Essential Skills is a website tool that features; Essential Skills profiles for 60 trades-related occupations; built-in ES assessments of reading, document use and numeracy skills; immediately available individualized test results that highlight skills and gaps; individualized learning plans that links to learning resources including an option to access PLATO . The website also includes a “how to video” and user guides for use of the website and how to view and understand assessment results and learning plans. In addition the site provides specific information for Aboriginal People seeking training/ employment in the Trades.
Pre-Apprenticeship Training Programs Available In: Construction and Maintenance Electrician Plumbing Network Cabling Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanics Appliance Service Technician Domestic Appliance Technician Gas Technician 3 Gas Technician 2 Locations in Toronto and Cambridge
Skills/Compétences Canada is a national, not-for-profit organization that actively promotes careers in skilled trades and technologies to Canadian youth.
The site aims to provide visitors with information about trades programs and where to find training opportunities in the province of British Columbia. The website also includes a Jobs Board that includes current trades job postings. The site is organized into clearly-defined sections for information about apprenticing in BC, vocational training, foundation training, how to find a job, and financial aid advice. There is also a “quick schedule finder” on the homepage that allows a prospective student to search a trade or program and see where it is available in the province.
Recent national and Alberta-based labour market studies indicate that there are current supply chain labour shortages and that Alberta will encounter even greater shortages of skilled supply chain employees over the next decade. The Van Horne Institute and its partners have answered this Call to Action by shaping a series of events designed to focus on WOMEN as an untapped human resource within the Supply Chain Management sector.