Youth Explore Programs lets students in grades 10-12 try out different trades so they can figure out what trade they like best. There are two different Youth Explore Programs available.
Youth Explore Trades Skills
YOUTH EXPLORE TRADES SKILLS
*formerly named Skills Exploration
A perfect starting point for students in grades 10 to 12, this program is a way to explore multiple trades to discover the perfect fit—and pick up valuable skills in the process. The program is a partnership between the Ministry of Education and ITA, designed to give students 120 hours of hands-on experience and a clear path before enrolling in a high school apprenticeship program.
This is a chance for students in grades 10 to 12 to dive deep into a variety of trades as they find their preferred career path. Thanks to this partnership between the Ministry of Education and ITA, students gain 300 hours of hands-on experience before they enrol in a high school apprenticeship program like Youth Train in Trades or Youth Work in Trades.