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Position: Carpentry: no cost apprenticeship & paid placement
Type: no cost government-funded training, includes a paid work placement
Organization: The Career Foundation and Mohawk College
Location: Hamilton, Ontario

Carpentry: a career you can build on. Launch into this high demand field today!

Why not build yourself a better future by jump-starting the New Year pursuing a career in carpentry?

Starting February 2018, The Career Foundation, in partnership with Mohawk College, is offering an exciting opportunity for youth between the ages of 18 and 29 to complete Level 1 Apprenticeship Training and gain paid work experience in the General Carpenter trade. The program also includes pre-employment training, safety equipment and tools, and exposure to Drywall, Acoustic and Lathing Applicator as a secondary trade at Local 18 Carpenters Union.


  • 18 to 29 years old
  • Unemployed or underemployed
  • Grade 10 or equivalent
  • Full-time commitment to the program

Note: G license or a commitment to obtaining it as soon as possible is an asset

Information Sessions

Applicants must register and attend an information session. For location, date, and times for the next session, please contact 905-667-0321. To learn more about the program or complete an application, please visit here.


Note: The running of this program is contingent on funder approval.

To learn more about The Career Foundation’s programs and services, please visit our website at

GoodWork editor adds:

Green/Sustainable Carpentry

Carpentry careers include a growing number of opportunities in green building / sustainable building, including passive houses, net-zero/zero energy building, natural building, energy retrofits, sustainable wood sourcing / FSC, etc. See GoodWork's green building jobs section (many carpentry jobs can be found on mainstream / general purpose job sites) | Green building organizations

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GoodWork ID: 43617       Date posted to Jan 12 2018