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BUILDING TOMORROW’S SKILLED WORKFORCE: PROMOTING THE TRADES TO YOUTH IN GRADES SEVEN AND EIGHTBy Skills Canada

BUILDING TOMORROW’S SKILLED WORKFORCE: PROMOTING THE TRADES TO YOUTH IN GRADES SEVEN AND EIGHT

By uamembers, 28/07/16 promoting the trades to youth in canada at an earlier age — those in grades seven and eight — may help fill apprenticeship roles with skilled, eager workers, according to a group of building and construction …

JANOME AT SKILLS CANADA: PART 2By Skills Canada

Janome at skills canada : part 2

JANOME SPONSORS SKILLS CANADA 2016: AND THE WINNER IS…By Skills Canada

Janome sponsors skills canada 2016: and the winner is…

J.D. IRVING GROUP OF COMPANIES JOIN AS PREMIER SPONSOR FOR THE 2016 SKILLS CANADA NATIONAL COMPETITIONBy Skills Canada

J.d. irving group of companies, have signed on as a premier sponsor at canada’s only national, multi-trade and technology event for skilled trade and technology students and apprentices in moncton, nb, on june 5-8, 2016. ottawa, ontario, …

TRANSCANADA RETURNS AS PRESENTING SPONSOR FOR THE 2016 SKILLS CANADA NATIONAL COMPETITIONBy Skills Canada

Transcanada shows its commitment to the skilled trades and technologies as a returning sponsor of canada’s only national, multi-trade and technology event for skilled trade and technology students and apprentices in moncton, nb, on june …

NEW BOOTS BREAKS NEW GROUND FOR WOMEN WORKING IN THE TRADESBy Skills Canada

by uamembers, the new brunswick mentor apprentice program’s (nb-map) new boots – progressing women in trades initiative is working to help women get into a career in the building trades and, as a member of nb-map, new …

UA CANADA’S LARRY SLANEY ADDRESSES APPRENTICESHIP TRAININGBy Skills Canada

Larry slaney, ua director of canadian training, answers five important questions on the status of apprenticeship training in canada. what tangible benefits are there in having a national apprenticeship program in place for …

BROOKFIELD MAN WINS INTERNATIONAL SILVER MEDAL IN AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE AT WORLDSKILLS COMPETITIONBy Skills Canada

Truro daily news (nova scotia) – aircraft maintenance competitor ryan leedham has proven he has what it takes to stand out in his field of expertise.

UA LOCAL 179 HELPING UA CANADA LEAD THE WAY AT SCNCBy Skills Canada

Ua local 179 helping ua lead the way at skills canada

TRANSCANADA BLOG: BRINGING SKILLED TRADES TO THE FOREFRONTBy Skills Canada

As over 500 students from across canada gear up to take part in the 2015 skills canada national competition (scnc) one word comes to mind: passion.  it is the students’ passion for skilled trades and technology, and their determination to …

THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR PARTNERS!By Skills Canada

Skills/compétences canada (scc) is very pleased to welcome new and returning sponsors / suppliers for the 2015 skills canada national competition (scnc). this support is vital to the success of the event, and ensures competitors have access …

HARMONIZATION OF RED SEAL TRADESBy Skills Canada

What is this term that everyone is throwing around on the red seal program? “harmonization” is all over the media these days regarding red seal trades and the department of employment and social development canada (esdc – formerly …