CAREERS IN THE TRADES

Events across Southern Ontario
March 9-13, 2020

Join us for a week of free events designed to inform students, job seekers, and experienced tradespeople about apprenticeships, training, and job opportunities in the skilled trades.

  • Learn about funding, apprenticeships, and training programs
  • Hear from experienced tradespeople
  • Apply for open job opportunities

Register today to reserve your spot. Participation is completely free, but space is limited.

TEACHERS, looking to bring your class to an event? Contact us about early admission times for groups.

Register for an event near you:

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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:

  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Carpentry
  • Construction
  • Culinary
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Electrical
  • Gas fitting
  • Hairstyling
  • HVAC
  • Industrial
  • Locksmithing
  • Manufacturing
  • Millwright
  • Nuclear
  • Painting
  • Plumbing
  • Welding

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 for free as an exhibitor.

Sign up for a Careers in the Trades event

Whether you’re just starting out or you’re an experienced tradesperson looking for work, Careers in the Trades can help you with your next steps.

Scarborough

Monday, March 9
12 pm – 2 pm
Malvern Employment and Social Services
325 Milner Ave, Scarborough, ON M1B 5N1
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Durham Region

Tuesday, March 10
12 pm – 2 pm
Henry Street High School Youth Hub
600 Henry St, Whitby, ON L1N 5C7
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Hamilton

Tuesday, March 10
11 am – 1 pm
St. Charles Adult Education Centre
150 East 5th St, Hamilton, ON L9A 2Z8
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York Region

Wednesday, March 11
12 pm – 2 pm
Dufferin Clark Library
1441 Clark Ave W, Thornhill, ON L4J 7R4
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Bruce County

Wednesday, March 11
2 pm – 5 pm
Southampton Town Hall
201 High St, Southampton, ON N0H 2L0
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Mississauga

Wednesday, March 11
12 pm – 2 pm
Churchill Meadows Library
3801 Thomas St, Mississauga, ON L5M 7G2
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Georgetown

Thursday, March 12
12 pm – 2 pm
Gellert Community Center
10241 Eighth Line, Halton Hills, ON L7G 4S5
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Toronto

Friday, March 13
12 pm – 2:30 pm
Toronto Public Library – Richview Branch
1806 Islington Ave, Etobicoke, ON M9P 3N3
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