The employment trend for years has been to encourage (urge?) everyone to go for a college degree focused on a non-trades career. In fact, skilled trades stopped being even considered as a career path by many people, and those individuals who did choose such a goal have often been looked-down-on. 623 more words
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Saskatchewan has more job openings than workers to fill them.
The federal government announced Thursday afternoon a $200,000 commitment to the Saskatoon Trades and Skills Centre (STSC) to combat this side-effect of growth. 258 more words
For the second year in a row, Cee Kay Supply held its Used Equipment Expo in conjunction with welding and cutting skills contests. The event took place on October 12th, 2013 at Cee Kay’s St. 193 more words
We need to tie industry needs with curriculum development at the post-secondary level – and change the culture of our K-12 kids to: wanting to enter these quality professions! 3,752 more words