Ontario has Apprenticeship programs for more than 150 trades and occupations in four sectors:
- Motive Power
Financial Help for Apprentices:
The Apprenticeship Scholarship provides a $1000 scholarship to young people who participate in apprenticeship programs if they:
- Have completed their academic upgrading
- Are employed
- Are registered as an apprentice
- New $2,000 Employer Signing Bonus
- New $15,000 Apprenticeship Tax Credit
- Wage subsidy for on the job training of your apprentice.
A great starting place. This site includes a Skilled Trades Guide, Case Studies, Labour Market Information and more.
A great website with lots of information on apprenticeship.
Skills/Competences Canada is a national, not-for-profit organization that actively promotes careers in skilled trades and technologies to Canadian youth
Made with the Trades
Contains apprenticeship and skilled trades information for the construction sector
A not-for-profit organization that dispels myths and provides information to young people, their parents and their teachers
A great tool to search online for opportunities and information about the skilled trades
Red Seal Program
This website provides information on apprenticeship, trades and the Red Seal. It also contains a comparative chart of apprenticeship training programs across Canada.