Events across Ontario
March 4-8

Whether you’re exploring careers, starting your career or looking to change directions, Careers in the Trades can help you figure out your next steps.

  • Learn about apprenticeships and job opportunities in the trades
  • Hear from experienced tradespeople
  • Find out about funding and training programs
  • Meet employers who are hiring

Find an event near you. Participation is completely free, but space is limited. Register today to reserve your spot.

Registration for Careers in the Trades 2019 is closed. To find jobs and upcoming events in your area, visit our newsletter page.

Participating Organizations

We’re partnering with local organizations and businesses to share their real-world experience and industry-specific information.

Industries that will be in attendance include:

  • Nuclear
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Construction
  • Automotive
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Hairstyling

Organizer participation varies by event. Visit event listings below to view participants.

Are you an employer or local organization?

Contact us today for more information on how you can participate with a free booth.

Event Partners

Bruce County
Bruce Power
Churchill Meadows Library
Evergreen College
Gary Allan High School
Richview Public Library
St. Charles Adult & Continuing Education
Town of Ajax Library
Workforce Planning Hamilton

Participating organizations

5th Wheel Training Institute
Access Employment
Active Green + Ross
Advanced Welding Techniques Inc.

Apples & Angels Montessori School
Bliss Aesthetics Centre Inc.
Bridges Kinder Connection Daycare
Brooks Heating & Air

Bruno’s Schools of Hair Design

Campbell Transportation Services
Canadian Tire
Canadian Union of Skilled Workers
Centennial College
Centre for Skills Development
Conestoga College
Conrad's Barbershop
Contact North
Deker Electric ltd.
Ds Construction
East Scarborough Storefront
Electrical Contacts Limited
Elliott Coach Lines
Everest Drain & Plumbing
Fanshawe College
Georgetown Daycare Centre & Nursery School Inc.
Habitat for Humanity
Halton Catholic District School Board
Halton District School Board
Halton Hills Public Library
Heat and Frost Insulators Local 95 Ontario
Hi-Lon Glass Services LTD
Humber College
Huron Tractor
Immigrants Working Centre
Infrastructure Health & Safety Association
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades
JC Salons
Labourers International Union of North America LIUNA Local 1059
Liberty For Youth
Literacy North Halton Adult Learning Centre
Local 527 Union of Plumbers Welders
Lullaboo Nursery & Childcare Center Inc.
Marca College
MeLor Childcare Staffing Agency
Metal Works
Metis Nation of Ontario
Millwright Local 1592
Millwright Regional Council of Ontario
Mohawk College
Motorcycle Enhancements
Neet Technologies Inc.
Niagara & Halton Skilled Trades Academy
Nikki's Pools

Obsessions Hair Studio

One Toronto Gaming
Ontario Ironworkers Union
Ontario Ministry of Labour
Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program
Peel District School Board
Peninsula Import Auto Parts
Pre-Apprenticeship Training Institute
Red Lemon Hair Salon
Rosko Residential Construction
Salon Disalvo
Salvation Army
Sentient HR
Secured Assets Development Inc.
Service Canada
Sheridan College Faculty of Applied Science and Technology
SKD Child Care Centre
Skills for Change
The Academy of Locksmithing
The John Howard Society of Canada
Thornhill Woods Daycare
Threshold School of Building
Toronto Catholic District School Board
Town of Halton Hills
United Brotehrood of Carpenters Local 2222
Vac Dev
VK Rooking
Welcome Centre Immigrant Services
Workers Health & Safety centre

Sign up for a Careers in the Trades event


Monday, March 4
10am – 2pm
St. Charles Adult Education Centre
150 East 5th Street
Hamilton, ON L9A 2Z8
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Durham Region

Tuesday, March 5
10am – 2pm
Ajax Public Library, Rotary Room
55 Harwood Avenue South
Ajax, ON L1S 2H8
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Bruce County

Wednesday, March 6
2pm – 7pm
Cargill District Community Fund
999 Greenock Brant Townline
Cargill, ON N0G 1J0
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Wednesday, March 6
11am – 2pm
Churchill Meadows Library
3801 Thomas St
Mississauga, ON L5M 7G2
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Thursday, March 7
10am – 2pm
McGregor Community Centre
2231 Lawrence Avenue East
Scarborough ON M1C 3B2
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Thursday, March 7
10am – 2:30pm
Gary Allan High School
96 Guelph Street
Georgetown ON L7G 3Z5
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Thursday, March 7
1pm – 4pm
Richview Public Library
1806 Islington Ave
Etobicoke, ON M9P 3N3
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York Region

Friday, March 8
1pm – 4pm
Evergreen College Markham Campus
8300 Woodbine Ave
Markham, ON L3R 9Y7
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