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Educational Leadership as a Skilled Trade

I am a journeyman auto mechanic.   I went to school for several years and accumulated 7200 hours of apprenticeship with veteran technicians, to hone this craft.   301 more words

Attracting skilled immigrants: Preparing for the launch of Express Entry

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Attracting skilled immigrants

Preparing for the launch of Express Entry

Regina —Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander was in Regina today to deliver the keynote address at the SkilledMigration human resources conference. 358 more words

Windsor needs 3-D printing centre to keep youth here, says Coun. Sleiman

Windsor needs a $1.2-million 3-D printer training centre to try to stem the exodus of young people from the city, Coun. Ed Sleiman said Friday. 523 more words


Labourers: a doorway to all the trades

When it comes to joining a trade, not all candidates have a specific skilled trade in mind that they would like to pursue. The job of a general labourer can provide an insight to joining another skilled trade, as they all depend on general labourers to help fulfill tasks in the construction industry. 587 more words

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Wilson Advance, 26 December 1895.

In the 1850 census, North Side of the Neuse, Wayne County: farmhand Washington Read, 28, wife Pennina, 25, and daughter Lewiser, 2 months.


Canadian Bar Association National Construction Law Conference

On September 19 in Toronto, Rick Moffat spoke in the session “Where Have All the Skilled Trades Gone? Where Will They Come from Today and Tomorrow?” 15 more words

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NSCC students hope for jobs at home

HALIFAX – First year students at Nova Scotia Community College are hoping for jobs in the province when they complete their welding diplomas.

In the past, students who completed skilled trades programs in Nova Scotia often went west to finish apprenticeships and find well paying jobs. 196 more words