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Skilled Trades

Pre-Apprenticeship Programs


Register for our new, made-in-Georgina model of delivering Construction Skilled Trades Training. We offer FREE, 26-week, hands-on training programs in cabinetry, carpentry, drywall, electrical, flooring, HVAC, plumbing, and roofing, and an introduction to CAD (computer-aided design).

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Are you ready to begin your future skilled trade? Register today!

Free Hands-On, One-on-One Learning

If you’re interested in working in a residential construction trade but don’t have the skills or experience to get a job as an apprentice, you can apply. We provide you with the training and skills you need during our free 26-week pre-apprenticeship training. Programs start in January and July. 

Computer-Aided Design (CAD)

Included in your training, you’ll also learn Computer-Aided Design (CAD) software, blueprint reading and project planning.  With these skills, you’ll be able to design and create three-dimensional (3D) models so you can learn all aspects of residential construction in a digital environment.

Design & Build Modular Homes

As part of the curriculum, our students will build and fully service multiple 1,100 square foot bungalows on site or in our production building to be sold as affordable housing. We’re offering a truly hands-on experience. Want to be part of this exciting venture?

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Our pre-apprenticeship programs:

8 Construction Trades. Free Tuition & Tools. 26 Weeks.
And Job Placement Opportunities.

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6th Annual Skilled Trades Expo

6th Annual Skilled Trades Expo

Join us at the 6th Annual Skilled Trades Virtual Expo on March 25, 2021. Learn more about our programs and speak to our instructors and Program Coordinators. Find out how you can grab your spot for the July 5, 2021 summer term!...

Education Career Fair (Central)

Education Career Fair (Central)

Join us at the Education Career Fair (Central) on Thursday, March 25, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Visit our virtual booth and chat with our staff and Program Advisors. Find out more about the programs we offer and how you can grab your spot for the July 5, 2021 summer...