Carpentry (High School)
The Carpentry program provides students with the knowledge and skills to gain employment in the construction industry, including home building and renovations. You'll graduate into an entry-level position in the booming construction industry, which already employs 1.4 million Canadians but will need at least 322,000 additional workers over the next 10 years. Our program will allow you to jumpstart your career in one of the most needed occupations in the country.
To apply online, click here.
At A Glance
Duration5 months full-time
CredentialHigh School Credits
additional supplies$270.00 (purchased by student)
*Fees, books and supplies may be subject to change.
Next start dates:
- Winter 2019 (February start)
- Days: 8:45 am to 3:15 pm
Applicants should be currently enrolled in or have successfully completed credits or the equivalent standing from a Canadian school in:
- Grade 10 Math (20S)
- Grade 10 English Language Arts (20F)
Supply lists are provided to students in their admissions package.
The Carpentry program provides students with knowledge and skills to gain employment in an entry-level position within the construction industry, including home building and renovations.
High school students who study in the Carpentry program will receive high school credits and are not eligible for Apprenticeship Accreditation.
Trade certification for carpenters is compulsory in Quebec and available, but voluntary, in all other provinces and the territories. Red Seal endorsement is also available to qualified carpenters upon successful completion of the interprovincial Red Seal examination.
For information on apprenticeship in Carpentry, go to:
For information on certification in the trades:
- http://www.gov.mb.ca/wd/apprenticeship/tradespersons/ait.html (Manitoba Trades)