Partner’s blog

PARTNER FEEDBACK: PCL CONSTRUCTORS CANADABy Skills Canada

My experience at the skills canada national competition was a first and an eye-opener: the engagement of the participants; the excitement of those discovering a passion for the first time; the focus, abilities and ingenuity of the …

PARTNER FEEDBACK: UA CANADABy Skills Canada

Ua canada financially supported and attended world skills calgary 2009 in a big way, and it was quite a show. we support skills canada in a big way, and it is also quite a big show. it is the only place that we know of where young people can …

WHAT I LEARNED AT SCNC 2014By Skills Canada

By jacob gervais-miguel i am 17 years-old and this past june i attended my first skills canada national competition as a volunteer. i had never heard of such an event before. my mom, who was working with skills canada, tried explaining …

INTERVIEW WITH RICHARD BEAULIEU, SHOP FOREMAN FOR SERVICE OAKVILLE VOLKSWAGENBy Skills Canada

I am an automotive technician and what i enjoy most about my profession are the challenges that come with diagnosing and repairing technology that is constantly evolving. these challenges are what motivate me every day. some of the skills …

SPRINKLER SYSTEMS INSTALLERS SAVE LIVESBy Skills Canada

Sprinklerfitters, as they are commonly known, are personally responsible for the safety of individuals that work or live in the buildings where they install sprinkler systems.  this changed around ten years ago when it was all about the …

MARTIN COUTURE EXPLAINS HOW HE TURNED A PASSION INTO A CAREER!By Skills Canada

What made you decide to pursue a career in the skilled trades? one word: passion! when i was young, i was already a technician and i fixed all my unmanned toys. now i really enjoy helping my friends fix their cars and helping customers …

MIKE OOSTENBRINK REVEALS THE OPPORTUNITIES THAT SKILLED TRADES CAREERS CAN OFFERBy Skills Canada

1. what made you decide to pursue a career in the skilled trades? coming out of high school, i honestly didn’t know what i wanted to do for the rest of my life. my dad suggested working for a year to think about it and to start working …

COMPETITORS TEST THEIR ABILITIES USING CONSULAB EDUCATIONAL TRAINERSBy Skills Canada

Whether at the provincial level or at the national level, consulab has been a huge supporter of skills/compétences canada (scc). we provide assistance through our educational trainers, offering them in competitions and even volunteering our …

STANLEY DEWALT TOOL GRANT PROGRAM FEEDBACKBy Skills Canada

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UA CANADA’S LARRY CANN AT THE 2014 SCNCBy Skills Canada

Http://uamember.uacanada.ca/events/2014-scnc/

UA CANADA TRAINING DIRECTOR SPEAKS TO PARTICIPANTS AT SCNC 2014By Skills Canada

Http://uamember.uacanada.ca/ua-news/work-smart-and-know-your-stuff-says-ua-canada-training-director/