Pre-Apprenticeship Training Programs

2022-23 Industrial Mechanic Millwright Pre-Apprenticeship – Apply Now!

The Industrial Mechanic Millwright Pre-Apprenticeship Program is a FREE skills training program that enables students to explore and develop skills related to the Industrial Mechanic Millwright (433A) trade.

Students will learn:

  • Industry techniques in maintaining and repairing factory equipment & automated systems
  • Theory & practice of machine fabrication & repair
  • Maintenance needs of manufacturing & production industry
  • Measurements, mathematics, blueprint interpretation

Program content is based on input from industry and George Brown College’s Centre for Construction & Engineering Technologies.  Most courses provide graduates with Ontario Public College credits which may be applied towards an apprenticeship program. The program includes First Aid/CPR, Working at Heights safety certifications and a supported industry work placement.

Program begins June 20, 2022

Admission Requirements

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Interested applicants will be assessed for English & Math Skills (Ontario Grade 12 or equivalent)
  • Applicants must have a current resume and be able to demonstrate interest and suitability to both training and employment in the Millwright trade
  • Must be able to work in Ontario
  • Permanent resident or Canadian Citizen
  • Must be able to commit to 32-weeks training
  • Must have access to a computer and internet

Program Description

Are you considering a career in the trades? Between study at the college and actual work placements, pre-apprenticeship programs develop your job skills and trade readiness. They take up to 40 weeks and include: the Level 1 apprenticeship in-school training, relevant safety training and a minimum 8-week work placement. Your program may also include trade readiness, employment preparation and academic upgrading.

Tuition Fees

There is no charge to participate in a pre-apprenticeship program. Even your textbooks, safety equipment and tools are included.

Who Qualifies

Certain eligibility criteria may apply to specific programs:

  • High School graduates
  • Early school leavers
  • Unemployed/underemployed youth and adults
  • EI/Non-EI Eligible
  • Aboriginal Peoples
  • Newcomers to Canadat

Apply Now for the program.

If you would like to learn more information about the Industrial Mechanic Millwright Program, please contact:

Heather Edmund
Program Support Officer
Email: PreAppPrograms@georgebrown.ca
T: 416-415-5000 ext. 6647