Pre-Apprenticeship & Trades Helpful Links

Discover a wealth of support and guidance on your pre-apprenticeship and trades pathway through the carefully curated links below. We've gathered these resources to empower you on your educational and vocational journey.

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Skilled Trades Ontario 

Skilled Trades Ontario is the one-stop shop for opportunities in the skilled trades, and the promotion of rewarding careers which support Ontario’s economy.

Skills Ontario

Skills Ontario's mission statement is "to champion and stimulate the development of world-class technological and employability skills in Ontario youth.

Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP)

Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program is a specialized program in high school that allows you to explore apprenticeship and consider careers in the skilled trades, generally starting in Grade 11 or Grade 12 through the cooperative education program.

Support Ontario Youth

Support Ontario Youth's mission is to support apprentices, employers, and all stakeholders in the skilled trades industry by streamlining and simplifying the apprenticeship journey.


College Trades

This site is dedicated to showcasing the many unique skilled trades and technology careers available to graduates of relevant programs offered by Ontario's public colleges.