“Thousands of new jobs in the skilled trades were created in British Columbia when the federal government gave the Vancouver Shipyards the $3.3 billion contract to build 10 new non-combat ships for the Canadian Coast Guard last year. 358 more words
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Since 2006, the Grainger Tools for Tomorrow Scholarship program has helped technical education students across the country realize their educational goals. This scholarship recognizes outstanding students with a $2,000 scholarship and customized Westward toolkit upon successful completion of the student’s technical education program. 209 more words
The federal government has done all it can do to close the skills gap which is plaguing companies across the region seeking access to skills trades help, says the director of applied research and development at St. 397 more words
Edmonton teen, Tyler Cheyne is revving up for a great career as an automotive service technician.
Though barely out of high school, the 18-year-old hotrod enthusiast is already well on his way to becoming a certified journeyperson after getting a head start through Alberta’s 323 more words