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03
OCT
2017

Oct. 24th deadline: Explore Skilled Trades While You Get Paid

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Interested in FREE, hands-on trades learning that pays?   The Centre’s FREE Get in Gear (GIG) Career Exploration Program is looking for recruits for its October 30th start date with a registration deadline of October 24th.   Participants in the GIG Program spend...
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23
JUN
2017

Check out the Video: Centre for Skilled Trades!

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On May 11, 2017, we held the grand opening of our new Centre for Skilled Trades training facility on North Service Road in Burlington. We had a great turnout for the event; including members of our Board of Directors, Burlington Mayor Rick Goldring, our local funding partners,...
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14
JUN
2017

Don’t Miss Out: Explore Skilled Trades While You Get Paid

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Interested in FREE, hands-on trades learning that pays?   The Centre’s FREE Get in Gear (GIG) Career Exploration Program is still looking for recruits for its June 26th start date.   Participants in the GIG Program spend time in shop getting hands-on experience in...
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30
MAR
2017

Six Reasons to Become an Electrician

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Considering a career in the trades? Here are 6 reasons why a career in the electrical field is a good choice.   1) It Pays For Itself As a skilled trades student you’ll be working and learning your trade while earning a wage, all at the same time. Whatever you spend on the...
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13
JAN
2017

Extended deadline for MEP applications!

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Are you between 18 – 30 years old?  Interested in a promising career in the skilled trades?  You may be eligible for FREE training!   The Centre for Skilled Trades is offering an Industrial Millwright & Electrical Pre-Apprenticeship (MEP) program.  Applications are now...
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07
DEC
2016

Centre Hosts Skilled Trades Information Night

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  The Centre for Skilled Trades welcomed a crowd of nearly 50 people on Wednesday, November 30th for the Skilled Trades Information Night.  Prospective students had an opportunity to speak with faculty, current students and graduates of the Skilled Trades programs, and...
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11
NOV
2016

Next in November: Skilled Trades Information Night

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In support of the demand for local Skilled Trades workers in Home Renovation, Electrical and Machining/ Millwright sectors the Centre for Skilled Trades is hosting a Skilled Trades Information Night on Tuesday November 29th at 7:00 p.m.   Learn about our training programs,...
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20
JUN
2016

Growing Demand for Millwrights in Ontario

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Companies across Canada are all beginning to feel the pressure of an aging workforce and manufacturers in the GTA are in the same situation. These companies need to build a more diverse workforce to account for upcoming retirements and that means lots of opportunities. T...
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08
MAR
2016

Centre Graduate Recognized at International Women’s Day Breakfast

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  Congratulations to Centre graduate, Kristin Ludlow, on receiving Ontario’s Leading Women, Leading Girls, Building Communities Award. Kristin, a graduate of The Centre’s Women In Skilled Trades program and a licensed plumber, was recognized for her advocacy for women...
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02
MAR
2016

5 Reasons Working in Construction Makes Sense

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  Demand for skilled workers is increasing. Of the 1.4 million people working in the Canadian construction industry, 250,000 of them are planning to retire over the next 10 years.  Canada needs 322,000 new construction workers to replace them and meet the demands of...
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