Apprenticeship Training Programs
Grade 10, 11 & 12
School District No. 42 and various post secondary institutions and trades training organizations have joined together to offer apprenticeship training programs to grade 10, 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! If you are already working you can take part in the Secondary School Apprenticeship Program. You can earn 16 credits for working. Note: You are also able to enter into one of Trades programs at the same time.
Anyone interested in these programs please call
Steve Wiebe at 604.318.9792 (email: email@example.com) or Brad Dingler at 604.626.1176 (email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
(You can also see your counselor, work experience coordinator or the career planning assistant at your school)
~ For the Trades Brochure – Click Here ~
I. Career and Technical (CTC) Programs:All students must apply to gain admission to a CTC Program. Qualified students will be accepted based on the following criteria: academic achievement, work habits, attitude, attendance, and date of application. Students are advised to apply early as there are limited seats available. Typically, program applications exceed availability. The following CTC Programs are available:
1) Automotive Service Tech.- For Info or to Apply
2) Carpentry Level I – For Info or to Apply
3) Construction Carpentry – For Info or to Apply
4) Culinary Arts - For Info or to Apply
5) Plumbing - For Info or to Apply
6) Metal Fabrication – For Info or to Apply
7) Electrician Level I – For Info or to Apply
8) Hairstyling Cosmetology – For Info to or Apply
9) Masonry (Bricklaying) – For Info or to Apply
10) NEW – for Spring 2016 – Horticulture - For Info or to Apply
Frequently Asked Questions
Can any student apply?
Students must be enrolled in a course of study that will lead to Grade 12 graduation upon completion of high school.
Can adults and graduated students apply?
Adults and graduated student may also apply to any of the programs the district offers, subject to available space.
Can I register in a program that is not located at my home school?
A student can register in an academy or partnership program at a school other than their home school. They can “cross enroll” (be enrolled at both schools) and graduate from their home school.
Does the district offer a bus service for cross enrolled students?
This service is no longer offered. Students are responsible for finding their own way (via public transit or private vehicle) to and from their home school to their partnership school.
Can I get help completing my application package?
Ask the work experience coordinator, career planning assistant, or your school counselor for assistance in completing your application package.