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Careers in Construction

Careers in Construction

We are pleased to provide the following resources for those who are looking at a full-time rewarding career in the construction industry.

General Information


  • BCIT – British Columbia Institute of Technology:   BCIT offers apprentice training in more than 30 trades from the construction, transportation, mechanical and electrical industries.
  • Vancouver School Board Secondary School Apprenticeship (SSA) Program:  SSA is a standard apprenticeship program. It is workplace-based training supplemented by specific technical training in an institutional setting.
  • Industry Training Authority:  Information on what apprenticeship is, costs, what it means to you, training and your entry point options.
  • A website for the trades: provides relevant information on tax credits and financial resources such as the tradesperson’s deduction for tools, the apprenticeship incentive grant, and the apprenticeship completion grant. The information and resource-based website also has links to career opportunities, bookkeeping, employee rights, and employer responsibilities.


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