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Apprentices report overwhelmingly positive in-school training at Peterborough Fleming College

A survey released Wednesday places Peterborough’s Fleming College in the number two spot in the province for in-school training of apprentices.

Students who had received in-school apprenticeship training were given the chance to fill in a student satisfaction survey — the first of its kind in the province. 222 more words


We are looking for an Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper

Probuilt Woodworking is a rapidly growing high-end finish carpentry and woodworking company seeking a highly organized and detailed ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT/BOOKKEEPER to join our team of craftsmen. 472 more words

Lawmakers promote skilled trades in Michigan

PERRY, Mich. (WLNS) – “A four-year college degree is a great option for some people…but isn’t the only option to have a professional career” that’s the message Senator Debbie Stabenow has stood by for years and today, she stopped by the Michigan Laborers Training and Apprenticeship Institute in Perry to focus on the demand for skilled trades in Michigan. 240 more words


Certifications That Pay Well and Offer Potential

Skilled Trades Jobs That Require Certification

If you are looking for certifications that pay, then the skilled trades may be your answer. To reach your fullest potential within the skilled trades sector, you may need to become certified or licensed as a journeyperson within your chosen profession. 684 more words

Manitoba aerospace industry gets $10M bump

The aerospace and manufacturing sectors in Manitoba got a huge lift Wednesday morning in the form of federal funding worth $10M.

Red River College’s (RRC) Notre Dame Campus was the site of the funding announcement, which will give a boost to an older technologies centre at the school and a brand new research and training lab. 97 more words


Half of local employers can't find skilled workers — Chamber

The local region is losing more than a half-billion dollars a year in foregone economic activity because not enough youth are showing an interest in the skilled trades, according to new study. 528 more words

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DRUHC Job Portal

Job Seekers and Employers will benefit from the use of a special feature on the new Durham Region Unemployed Help Centre website – the DRUHC Job Portal. 65 more words

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