||G.P. Vanier Secondary School – Construction Building
|Program start date:
||Semester 2, full time Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 3:30 pm
One Work Experience Day – Wednesday
*Up to 24 graduation credits
|Trades Sampler 12A (TSITA12A)
Trades Sampler 12B (TSITA12B)
Trades Sampler 12C (TSITA12C)
Workplace Math 11 (WPM 11)
*Workforce Training Certificate (WTC 12)
*Work Experience 12A (WEX 12A)
||Industry field trips to residential construction job sites, commercial construction job sites, truss shop, etc.
NIC trade program sessions. Students may spend several days in the different NIC trades facilities working with NIC instructors.
||Interested students should fill out a District Trades Sampler Application and note Construction Sampler for the program.
Note: This program follows the school district calendar
The Construction Trade Sampler is a cohort group that is immersed into the many careers related to the construction industry. Students will explore interested career areas around the following trades: Carpentry, Electrical, Plumbing, Roofing, Drywall, Flooring, Siding, Concrete and Painting.
The course is mainly “hands on” by building skills, knowledge and the right attitude that employers are looking for. There will be a focus on ITA essential skills, field trips to businesses that employ trades people, project building in the shop, and practical experiences with North Island College Trades instructors. Drafting and math will be interspersed with day to day learning.