There are over 150 skilled trades that involve apprenticeship training.

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Who Should Apply?

Live the Skilled Life
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Pursuing a skilled trade takes interest, specific aptitude, skills and pride in your work if you are expecting a good career with a great future. Consider the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program if you are a person who:

  • Learns best by doing;
  • Enjoys working with your hands;
  • Shows a strong work ethic;
  • Demonstrates a courteous, positive and responsible attitude;
  • Would like to explore career options while you are attending high school and make the transition from school to work more easily.