NEWS | APR 08 2021
Avenues To Apprenticeship
AVENUES TO APPRENTICESHIP
Access the training, support and job opportunities you need to break into the skilled trades.
Skilled Trades Career Education & Employment.
The Avenues to Apprenticeship Program includes:
- Pre-employment and job readiness training
- Relevant health and safety certifications
- Enhanced employer connections and job search support
- PPE, tool and equipment subsidies
Eligible participants will meet the following criteria:
- Living in the Halton, Hamilton and Niagara Regions
- Between the ages of 19-30
- Possesses a valid driver's licence and access to reliable transportation preferred
- Availability to participate in a weekly training program (some virtual and some self-directed)
- Availability to participate in a short-term work placement
- An interest in working in the skilled trades
REGISTER ONLINE AT https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdYmZg1pQ...
NEWS | MAR 29 2021
Free! Math For The Construction Trade
Improve Your Skills. Improve Your Future.
We are currently offering remote assessment and classes via Zoom.
Contact us now for more information. Improve your;
- Numeracy skills to prepare for technical training
- Measurement & Conversions
- Perimeter, Area & Volume
- Using formulas
- Right-angle triangles
- Word problems using trades applications
*must be 19+ years of age and an Ontario resident, SIN required*
NEWS | MAR 29 2021
Careers In Construction
Are you interested in a career in construction? Join us for this live career panel and Q&A to hear from current professionals in the construction industry who represent the wide variety of opportunities in this booming sector. April, 8th 2021 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Virtual Event Register at: www.hiec.on.ca/construction/
NEWS | MAR 17 2021
Join Us For A Mentorship Moment!
We want to invite you to join our Men as Career Coaches mentorship events, taking place Wednesday, April 21, 2021
This special event is based on the belief that young people need access to adult role models from a wide variety of professional backgrounds to talk about career pathways and create a culture of support and empowerment as they explore the future and begin to navigate the professional world.
These events are a powerful way to connect young students in our community with a dynamic group of volunteer career coaches with a wide variety of professional backgrounds.
We hope you will support our events that celebrate and empower the next generation of Ontario youth. You can register and donate online at https://www.hiec.on.ca/what-we-do/men-as-career-co...
NEWS | OCT 27 2020
Job Talks Podcast
The JobTalks Podcast is a weekly show hosted by Dr. Jon Callegher, a professor and employment researcher. In this podcast, he interviews experts about skills, tips, and tricks that will help you get ahead in the workplace. If you want to become a real business professional, then Job Talks is for you.
For more info, please visit our website: https://www.jobtalks.ca/
Follow us on: LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/jobt.
NEWS | OCT 26 2020
When I Grow Up...
"Ontario's demand for workers in the trades is on the rise, and we want to attract more young and talented people into the exciting and challenging world of trades," "Becoming an ironworker or a sprinkler fitter should be as obvious as becoming a firefighter or a lawyer” said Minister McNaughton.
What trade are you interested in?
Future career hopes provided by Nicholas Age 5