School district 42 can offer 8 trades training courses which give your credit for high school and your first year in the trade
If you are already working, you may be able to count your hours as high school credits and earn a $1000 scholarship by taking part in the Secondary School Apprenticeship Program
Apprenticeship training programs for Grade11 &12 students
School District No. 42 and various post secondary institutions and trades training organizations have joined together to offer apprenticeship training programs to grade 11 &12 students and adult learners. Students going into grade 12 now have the option to graduate PLUS get first year post-secondary certification and apprenticeship training in one year and with no tuition fees!
Anyone interested in these programs please call:
Steve Wiebe at 604.318.9792
Brad Dingler at 604.626.1176
You can also see your counselor, work experience coordinator or the career planning assistant at your school.
Application Process A student’s application must include the following: • Most recent school transcript of grades (in term transcript acceptable for secondary students applying)* • Resume • Post secondary application form (if applicable) • Cover letter indicating motivation and interest in program • School District No. 42 application form • Cheque payable to School District 42 in the amount of $75.00 (non-refundable) • Photocopy of Birth Certificate if you are new to the school district
If you are age 19 or over you will require a Criminal Record Check which must be attached to your application. You get this done at the Ridge Meadows Police Station at a cost of $55. It may take more than a few days to have your check completed.