Women in Trades Course

Is it time to start planning for the career of your future? Have you always wanted to work with tools but haven’t had the opportunity? The Women in Trades Courses are hands-on, weekend workshops offering an introduction to a variety of basic trades skills.  The course is 4 weekends Winter Course in Feb 8/9; Feb/Mar 29/1; Mar 14/15; Mar 28/29 Time: 9am-4pm Cost: $300
  • AUTO BODY: Learn vehicle panel repair, preparation, and painting techniques.
  • AUTOMOTIVE: Learn to perform a variety of vehicle checks, an oil and  filter change, and a tire change.
  • BUILDING SYSTEMS TECHNICIAN: Learn about boiler parts, automation controls, and a variety of basic building systems skills.
  • CARPENTRY: Learn how to frame and erect a wall, install a door and window, and install sheathing.
  • ELECTRICAL: Learn how to wire a light, a switch, and an electrical outlet.
  • MACHINING: Learn to use tap and die, cutting, drilling, and grinding tools.
  • PLUMBING: Learn how to solder, install a faucet and toilet, and basic furnace and hot water heater maintenance.
  • WELDING: Learn to assemble and tack weld steel, use assorted shaping methods, as well as, use cleaning, finishing, and cutting tools.
For more information, contact: Mrs. Baron Williams in our Career Guidance Office