Career Influencers

Parents & Youth

More and more parents are encouraging their children to consider a career in the skilled trades. Young people may need more information about what options are available and want to learn more about these exciting career opportunities.

A Guide to Careers in the Skilled Trades

See for yourself why apprenticeship is a first-choice post-secondary option! This dynamic booklet [PDF] is a quick overview of skilled trades careers that highlights the benefits of apprenticeship as a post-secondary option and profiles young tradespeople and apprentices who are passionate about their career choice.


This guide [PDF] provides educators and career counsellors with the facts about skilled trades, and includes activities and lesson plans that will engage students, and get them thinking about pursuing an apprenticeship after high school.