How does apprenticeship work?
Paid postsecondary education to learn a skilled trade combining on-the-job and in-class training. With OYAP you can try an apprenticeship in high school.
1 on 1
On average, this process repeats 2 to 3 times depending on the apprenticeship trade.
Other delivery formats are also available.
CHILD & YOUTH WORKER
BRICK AND STONE MASON
DRYWALL AND PLASTER FINISHER
ELEVATOR CONSTRUCTORS AND MECHANICS
SPECIAL EVENTS COORDINATOR
APPLIANCE SERVICE TECHNICIAN
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE TECHNICIAN
Make more than 100K during your apprenticeship!
- 85% of tuition fees paid by the ministry
- 10 months paid by the employer
- 2 months paid during in-class
- Yearly grants from $1000
Top 5 reasons to choose the apprenticeship pathway
Get paid to learn
Graduate without debt
High job security
You can have a career in the skilled trades
Get a sense of accomplishment seeing the results of your efforts at the end of the day
WELL PAID CAREERS
Huge opportunities to grow and advance in your field and over 140 skilled trades to explore
Skilled trades give you to opportunity to use the latest cutting edge technology and tools