Youth Work in Trades

 

Get on-the-job training as a Youth Apprentice!

 

Is this the program for you?

 

Students currently employed with a qualified tradesperson are eligible for the Youth Work in Trades program.  Students earn up to 16 credits toward graduation.

 

The criteria includes:

  • Paid work
  • Working with a qualified tradesperson
  • Enrolled in school

With 900 hours worked and a C+ average in grade-12 courses, students also qualify for a $1000 cash award from the ITA and the Ministry of Education.

 

Eligibility: Students 14 years and older, who are working with a qualified tradesperson

 

Date: Begins when the student turns 14 years old

 

Application Due Date: Begins when the student turns 14 years old

 

Contact: Youth Work in Trades Coordinator, Colin Mitchell

 

Click here to learn more about our elective Youth Work in Trades courses (YWIT 11A, 11B; YWIT 12A, 12B).