Access Trade Training Programs

To work as a certified tradesperson, you need training combined with job experience. Trades training usually takes from one to five years. Most apprenticeship programs take four years. The technical training takes place in a classroom or shop setting at a public institution such as a college or institute or at an approved private training... Continue Reading →

Powell River’s Apprentice Advisor

Powell River has an Apprentice Advisor to guide you through your apprenticeship journey   The Sunshine Coast Region and Sea to Sky region has a new Apprenticeship Advisor, Shannon Hanson. Shannon’s main office location is at North Vancouver at the NSMA Office, 211 – 260 West Esplanade, North Vancouver, BC, V7M 3G7. She can be... Continue Reading →

Apprenticeship Info sessions: ITA at VIU

Are you currently an apprentice or interested in becoming an apprentice? Are you an employer/sponsor interested in hiring an apprentice? ITA (Industry Training Authority) is coming to town to help you out! Shannon Hanson, Apprenticeship Advisor for Powell River (and other areas) is visiting Powell River at Vancouver Island University's campus 7085 Nootka Street #100, Powell River,... Continue Reading →

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