Indigenous High School & Young Adults Trades Careers

Are you an indigenous individual ready to explore a world of opportunities in the Trades? We are here to support your journey!

Why Choose a Career in the Trades?

Our commitment to diversity and inclusion means that your unique perspective is not only respected, but celebrated. You being a part of this industry makes it more vibrant and dynamic. Choosing a trade career is not just a personal journey; it’s a powerful way to directly contribute to your community’s well-being and success. Your skills are valuable and essential, and they have the potential to bring about a real and lasting impact, transforming lives and entire communities.

Indigenous High School Trades - Young Woman Grinding Steel

Discover Your Ideal Trade

Explore trade opportunities that align with your individual strengths and uncover your unique talents and passions as a step toward building a rewarding career!

Find Your Passion

Dive into the world of trades and discover the trade that aligns with your interests and values.

Learn from journeyperson mentors. Learn from experienced tradespeople who can guide you and share their knowledge and wisdom.

Prepare for a Rewarding Journey!

Embrace the exciting possibilities that a career in the trades can offer while staying true to your roots and culture. Your heritage is your strength and your future in the trades is limitless!

Offered on nation, and off nation in safe and inclusive training environments, this program is fully funded, and allows you to earn apprenticeship hours and safety certifications.

To sign up for upcoming courses:

For young adults aged 18 – 35, contact your Community Employment and Training office.

For high school students in grades 11 & 12, contact your Career Counsellor or Teacher.

For more information on the program or the trades:

Here are all the ways you can contact The Educational Partnership Foundation.

Call, email or visit us today.


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