News & Events
Stay connected to the latest news in the apprenticeship community and find out when CAF-FCA is holding an event in your area.
CAF-FCA publishes two electronic newsletters per month. Apprenticeship Intelligence, a member-only publication, keeps our members informed about CAF-FCA’s projects, research and activities. Apprenticeship News is available to the apprenticeship community at large — reaching more 6,000 stakeholders with updates from across Canada and around the world.
CAF-FCA Announces National Strategy for Women in Trades to be Developed by 2020
As an apprentice, you work in a rapidly changing, technology-intensive environment. You face the competing pressures of employment and technical training, and the need to excel in both to complete your apprenticeship. You might not realize there’s a community of stakeholders behind you. Made up of employers, unions, educators, regulators and many others, the apprenticeship… Read more »
This quarter, Executive Director France Daviault reflects on her first six months at CAF-FCA.
CAF-FCA hosts in-person and virtual events designed to give the apprenticeship community opportunities to share best practices and collaborate to address common challenges. Regional roundtables occur across the country, bringing local stakeholders together to discuss various topics, learn from apprenticeship research and discover new resources. Interactive online events provide one-hour sessions to showcase promising initiatives and programs from every corner of Canada. Every two years, CAF-FCA organizes a national conference, bringing together more than 500 apprenticeship stakeholders to share ideas and discuss ways to enhance Canada’s apprenticeship systems.
As part of an ongoing project, CAF-FCA is inviting members of the apprenticeship community to participate in one-day consultation session on pre-apprenticeship best practices, reviewing evaluation tools for measuring success in pre-apprenticeship and reflecting upon how we can build stronger partnerships.
CAF-FCA invites members of the apprenticeship community to participate in a two-day National Symposium, where we will discuss how to engage and prepare youth for jobs in the Skilled Trades at the Sheraton Ottawa Hotel, in Ottawa, ON.
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