Georgian's Muskoka Campus Offers Free Skilled Trades Programs
Georgian College has announced that its Muskoka Campus offering two free construction trades pre-apprenticeship programs this spring and summer
The campus is offering two streams this year to help address demand for workers in the skilled trades, which are a significant job creator in the region. They include a Carpentry, Plumbing and Electrical pre-apprenticeship starting April 19, and a Carpentry, Construction Small Engines and Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning pre-apprenticeship starting July 12.
These programs will be offered through a combination of remote and in-person learning. Any in-person classes will follow the safety protocols as outlined by the provincial government and local public health units.
The deadline to submit applications for Carpentry, Plumbing and Electrical is April 12. Registration for Carpentry, Construction Small Engines and Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning opens in May.
Applicants must be 16 years of age or older, a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant, and not already registered as an apprentice.