Skilled Trades

Skilled Trades training that gets you ready to earn in a matter of weeks!

Skilled Trades | Why Choose Us?

Get trained and get hired! Skilled Trades workers are in high demand.

Our Skilled Trades pre-apprenticeship and career exploration programs get students trained for rewarding careers in less than half the time of similar college programs.

What you'll like about our our programs

  • Job-ready in just over 6 months; over 90% placement rates
  • Small class sizes with hands-on practical training (70% of the time in the shop)
  • No additional academic electives required
  • Experienced industry instructors
  • Flexible and affordable financing options

All Skilled Trades training programs take place at The Centre for Skilled Trades, 3335 North Service Road, Burlington.


This 22-week pre-apprenticeship program combines practical hands-on learning with theory instruction and small business management.

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Industrial Millwright Mechanic / Machinist

This 22-week program prepares students with relevant skill set, experience, safety certifications and training in two trades.

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Home Renovation

Combining practical hands-on training with theory instruction and small business management skills training, students graduate this 22-week program with a relevant skill set, experience and safety certifications.

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Industrial Millwright Mechanic & Electrical Pre-Apprenticeship Program For Youth

This 26-week program provides training in two trades ensuring graduates have numerous career paths. Students graduate with a relevant skill set, experience and safety certifications.

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Women in Skilled Trades: Enhanced General Carpentry

This program provides eligible women with the tools and training to launch a career in the Residential Construction Industry.

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Get in Gear

This free 20-week career and trades exploration program helps youth find the path that is right for them while receiving hands-on experience in construction, manufacturing and electrical trades, followed by a paid work placement.

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