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Blog: Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Are you a Hidden Apprentice?

                               Are you working part-time in a trade?  

  • Check out the ITA website at for a full list of eligible trades. 
  • Register as a Secondary School Apprentice and earn dual credits (16 credits twoards graudatio) for work you're already doing.
  • Become eligible for a $1,000 award.
  • Get a head start on earning your trade certification.

                                                       Up to 1 million job opportunities 

By 2025, there are expected to be up to 1 million job openings in BC - almost half of these jobs require technical or trades training. By starting your trades training early, you'll have the skills you need to land a great job, even before you graduate. 

                                                       Get a head start #gradwithaplan

ITA Youth Trade Programs let you get started in a trade while you're still in high school. That means you could be working in your field, learning from experts and earning a pay cheque - all before you graduate. 

                                                                   Register now

Do you currently work in a restaurant, on a farm, in a hair salon, or on a construction site? If so; you may already qualify to get credit(s) towards graduation.  Visit your school's Career Facilitator today or call the District Career Program Office at (604) 504-4618 and learn how you can register for the Youth Work in the Trades Program and get started on earning four courses (16 credits) towards graduation and your $1,000.00 Scholarship!