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The Power of Trades program is a free pre-employment program for newcomers interested in a career in the skilled trades. 

There are 144 skilled trades in Ontario including: IT trades, educational assistant, hair stylist, arborist, electrician, roofer... and more! Participants must be Permanent Residents, or Convention Refugees. 

This program includes: 

  • Four weeks of in-class training
  • First Aid, WHMIS, Working at Heights, Service Excellence and more
  • Resume writing, job search supports, career path planning
  • Job placement following training

Complete the registration form below to express your interest in the program.


Highest Level of Education Completed
Elementary School
High School
Trade Certificate
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