Pre-Apprenticeship Training Programs

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 Canada

Learn more about the Millwright program, and complete an application.