There are over 150 skilled trades that involve apprenticeship training.

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OYAP grads find success in the workplace.

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Click here to test your knowledge of apprenticeship and OYAP

OYAP is a great idea for employers

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Welcome to the Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board OYAP web site. Here you will find more specific information about OYAP in your school and how to get involved.  The menu above will provide general information about OYAP and the left side menu includes specific details for OYAP in our region.

Apprentices are eligible for $2000 in grants for completing their first two levels of trade school
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Apprenticeship Training Tax Credit
for Employers

Apprenticeship Job Creation Tax Credit for Employers

Tradesperson's Tool Deduction

Click on the links above to learn about tax credits available to employers and apprentices



Click on the image above to learn about the Red Seal  Program    


There is an additional $2000 grant for completing an apprenticeship.

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Test your knowledge of apprenticeship
and skilled trades.

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