Departments & Programs - Trades and Apprenticeships

Secondary School Apprenticeship

  • Open to: grade 10, 11 or 12 students
  • Location: at a job site where the student is hired as a paid employee (students must find their own job/apprenticeship position and have a trades number before registration can occur for school course credit).
  • High school credits: for every 120 hours of apprenticeship, 1 course may be earned, up to a total of 4 courses = 16 credits (SSA 11A, 11B, 12A, 12B)
  • Post-secondary credits: Work-based training hours toward level 1 apprenticeship
  • Minimum requirements: job in a trades area, 15 years of age or older, working under the supervision of a journeyperson, interview with student and/or parent/guardian
  • Cost: $0
  • Main learning: work-based training specific to the trade