Explore a wide range of exciting trades programs, get hands on in our shops and learn about career opportunities that exist in this field.
Friday, February 21, 2020 - (9:45 am check-in, event 10 am to 1:30pm)
Grades 10-11 who want to learn more about trades.
For more information talk to your high school counsellor or contact our Recruitment Team at 250.505.1396.
Students can register in workshops to learn about the following trades:
- Fine Woodworking
- Heavy Mechanical (automotive, heavy duty and commercial transport)
- Plant Operator
- Metal Fabricator
9:45 - 10am : Check-in/Registration
10 - 10:15am : Welcome to Made for Trades
10:20 - 11:30am : Workshop #1
11:30 - 12:10pm : Lunch & Prizes
12:15 - 1:25pm : Workshop #2
1:30pm : End of day
Registration closed as of February 11, 2020.
Jump Start your Trades Training
The Youth Train in Trades program was formerly known as Accelerated Credit Enrolment in Industry Training (ACE IT). It is designed to help secondary school students get a head start on careers in the trades while earning credit towards their high school graduation.