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: District Principal of Curriculum, Helen Plummer
Click here to learn more about our elective Youth Work in Trades courses (YWIT 11A, 11B; YWIT 12A, 12B).