Apprenticeship Route

Regardless of the skilled trade desired, students must first be registered as an apprentice with the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.

  • Did you participate in an OYAP program in high school?
  • Do you have COOP experience in the trade you wish to pursue?
  • Does your school offer Dual Credits for your prospective trade? (https://www.wcdsb.ca/wp-content/uploads/sites/77/2016/07/OYAP-Info-Brochure-Page-1-Sept.-2019-version.pdf)
  • Have you completed your OSSD?
  • Do you have the necessary high school courses required for your trade (especially mathematics)?
  • Do you have the aptitude and interest to complete an apprenticeship?
  • Can I complete a trade diploma at college prior to commencing an apprenticeship?
  • How do I get registered as an apprentice? (register)
  • How long is an apprenticeship? (3 – 5 years)
  • How does the college portion of the apprenticeship work?
  • Do I get paid while serving as an apprentice? If so, how much?

Let edvice4you help with any apprenticeship questions you may have.

(https://www.ontario.ca/page/start-apprenticeship)

(www.ontariocolleges.ca)

(https://www.careersintrades.ca/)

(https://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/apprentices/)

(https://apprenticesearch.com/trades)