Certificate of Completion

Program Length

28 weeks (2 semesters)

Start Date

September 11, 2023

Program Overview

The trades industry is booming, and now is the time to get the skills you need to work in this diverse field. This program will expose you to a variety of skills to guide you in your pathway to furthering your education or a rewarding career in the trades.

Program Outcomes

What you will learn:

  • Carpentry skills
  • Portable and stationary power tools
  • Building materials
  • Introduction to welding
  • Jobsite Safety
  • Essential skills for personal success in a workplace

Tuition Fees


Program of Study

BTT025 Tools & Equipment
MTH108 Trades Calculations
CMM115 Communication Fundamentals*
GED135 Personal Success
WFP020 Welding Theory
WFP025 Practical Operations (Shop)

Admission Requirements

Participants can enroll in the courses if they are 19 years of age (or older) or if they have earned an Ontario Secondary School Diploma/Ontario Secondary School Graduation Diploma (or equivalent) or if they enroll in CMM115, concurrently*

*Students may opt to continue with their studies at any post-secondary institution as long as they meet the admissions requirement of their chosen program. If they chose to continue their studies at Canadore College, they can register as long as they have attained the admission requirement and/or have successfully attained the CMM115 course. If the students chose to continue with Kenjgewin Teg or Canadore College, they can apply through the internal application process with all application fees waived. Transfer credits will apply if the courses align with the curriculum in the student’s chosen program.

Supplies Required by Students

  • Work Boots (CSA Approved, Steel Toed)
  • Appropriate work/jobsite clothing

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Every attempt is made to ensure the accuracy of information provided in this fact sheet with our valued post-secondary partners. Kenjgewin Teg and its partners reserve the right to modify any course, program, curriculum, fee, timetable or location at any time. As a community-based delivery program with its partner, this program offering is subject to approved funding and sufficient enrolment.