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EJTC Collaboration Offers Bright Future to Aboriginal Trainees

Posted on June 14th, 2017

by Ian McLeod, Main Street Communications Ltd. British Columbia’s Electrical Joint Training Committee (EJTC) is completing the successful pilot testing of a streamlined entry program to bring Aboriginal applicants into the electrical trades. The “Alternate Pathways…...

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Women in Trades – Pinehouse

Posted on June 11th, 2014

What is your definition of success? Overcoming obstacles and making positive changes? Challenging a stereotype? Planning and reaching your goals? Having a positive effect on your community, or maybe just being a good role model…

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The Career Advice Dilemma

Posted on February 6th, 2014

My daughter Hannah is turning 17 in a few weeks.  As a grade 12 student, she’s still considering what to do after high school.  She’s a good student, with grades high enough to be accepted…

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One Woman’s Journey Into the Trades

Posted on January 8th, 2014

Feeling the love When we think about apprenticing we don’t exactly think in terms of feeling the love. You might ask yourself what becoming a mechanic might have to do with love? Well, let’s back…

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Skills Shortages Reflect Canadian-Made Barriers

Posted on December 5th, 2013

When it comes to discussing whether Canada is developing enough skilled tradespeople, the perspectives are more diverse than one might imagine.  In conversations across the country, I hear that employers aren’t doing their part by…

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Young People More Open to a Career in the Trades

Posted on November 4th, 2013

OTTAWA, ON, Nov 4, 2013/ Troy Media/ – Employers in the skilled trades across Canada are reporting that they face difficulties finding people with the skills required for their businesses. Yet, according to our research,…

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Membership at the Canadian Apprenticeship Forum

Posted on November 30th, 2012

Introducing membership at a long-established organization is never easy and this is especially so at the Canadian Apprenticeship Forum, which has a broad range of stakeholders with diverse needs and expectations when it comes to…

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