Which Skilled Trades are Most in Demand in Canada?

by Jingwei Chen

The skilled trade industry in Canada could be facing a shortage of skilled tradespeople, especially as the Baby Boomer generation retires . This shortage may apply to all the hundreds […]

Trade Scholarships for Indigenous Students in Canada

by Laura Sciarpelletti

Indspire Scholarships Oil and Gas Aboriginal Trades & Technology Extra incentive for one to achieve their dreams in trades as a First Nations, Inuit or Metis student, Two deadlines annually […]

Do I Need to be an Apprentice to Get Into a Trade?

by Jingwei Chen

The short answer is yes! The long answer is: according to Employment Ontario, you must complete an apprenticeship in order to work in the corresponding skilled trade. There are no […]

Career Profile: TV Repair Technician

by Susan Huebert

Watching television can be fun and relaxing, at least until something goes wrong with the TV. Sometimes, the problems are easy to fix, such as when a cord is unplugged […]

Exploring the World of the Trades in High School

by Anthony Teles

High schoolers can explore a myriad of subjects and ideas before taking the next steps into adulthood. With so much focus placed on core academic subjects such as math, science, […]

Why We Need Tradespersons

by Giselle Mazurat

Can you imagine a world without tradespersons? Without electricians, there would be no electricity to light our homes at night and we would use candles like back in the Stonehenge […]