Advanced Trades

Advanced Trades is an experience-based learning programs in which cross-curricular competencies are woven throughout the fabric of learning about the trades.  Advanced Trades focuses primarily on carpentry and construction skills.

Trades at the Education Centre is enhanced by strong partnerships with the University of the Fraser Valley, School District 333 Maintenance Department, School District #33 Work Experience Department, and Learning 2 Lead. Guest instructors and students from UFV will join students at the Education Centre for various lessons and activities. Students will shadow UFV students for a few days at the University in order to gain a better understanding about various Trades Programs at UFV.

Students who attend on a regular basis and are demonstrating a sold work ethic will be provided opportunities for Work Experience placements at local industrial worksites. Students will get the following certificates in Trades Discovery: WHIMIS, Occupational First Aid Level 1, and Forklift Operation.



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