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Carpentry



Carpentry

Carpentry course Winnipeg - MITT

Canadian Student

At A Glance

  • Duration
    5 months full-time
  • Credential
    Certificate
  • work practicum
    No
  • apprenticeship
    Level 1
  • Tuition1
    $3,866

1Tuition is estimated and subject to change. Refer to the chart below for more detailed program costs.

In just five months you can acquire knowledge and skills across a spectrum of construction processes—from foundations to framing, to interior and exterior finishing—that position you for careers in one of Canada’s most in-demand industries. In-class building projects allow you to sharpen your skills and rapidly apply class lessons to real-world scenarios, the employability and essential skills you acquire through MITT’s Bridging to Work workshops help you develop vital on-the-job teamwork and communication skills. Graduates who meet specific criteria can earn credit toward Apprenticeship Manitoba Level 1.

Who it is for

Individuals who enjoy working with their hands, have the strength and stamina necessary for highly physical work, and who are equally comfortable working independently or as part of a team.

Course information
Career information

Entrance requirements

Manitoba high school diploma (or expected completion within 45 days of the program start date), or equivalent, including:

  • Grade 12 Math (40S) with a grade of 50 per cent or higher, or equivalent.
  • Grade 12 English Language Arts (40S) with a grade of 50 per cent or higher, or equivalent.

Students needing to upgrade any of these high school requirements may contact one of MITT’s Adult Learning Centres (ALC).

If educated outside of Canada, applicants must also have demonstrated English Language Proficiency.

Click here for more information on entrance requirements.

Intakes

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Intakes Start Month* Class Hours
Fall 2024 September
  • Day: 8:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Winter 2025 January
  • Day: 8:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
For the most up-to-date information on current availability, visit apply.mitt.ca/guide. (Click “Get Started” and “view Available Programs”.)

Work Skills Foundations will be open for students to complete, independently and online. Work Skills Foundations helps you successfully transition into a post-secondary academic environment and navigate the cultural, academic, and work expectations you find there as well as in the workplace. Visit our Work Skills Foundations page for full information.

Estimated Program Costs

2024/25

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Item Cost1
Tuition $3,866
Fees $615
Estimated Textbook Costs2 $500
Estimated Supply Costs2
(Includes laptop)
$1,200
Estimated Program Cost $6,181

Supplies

A complete supply list can be found in the program information section.

Details regarding additional technology requirements for online learning at MITT can be found here.

Textbooks

A complete textbook list can be found in the textbooks section.

Work Skills Foundations

Starting in August 2022, domestic and international students enrolling in most post-secondary programs at MITT will be required to complete Work Skills Foundations.

Formerly known as Introduction to College and Work, Work Skills Foundations helps you successfully transition into a post-secondary academic environment and navigate the cultural, academic, and work expectations you find there as well as in the workplace.

Work Skills Foundations will be open for students to complete, independently and online, two weeks prior to their program start date. Please note that completion is mandatory for graduation.

Visit our Work Skills Foundations page for full information.

Apprenticeship

Students who successfully complete the accredited program with an accumulative average of 70 per cent or better in the trade subjects and level for which the program was accredited, gain employment, and register as an apprentice within two years of graduating will receive credit for Apprenticeship Manitoba Level 1 in-school technical training and 900 hours in the Carpenter Apprenticeship program.

Continuous Program Improvement

MITT continuously reviews and improves programs to maintain relevance in the workplace and effective learning experiences for all students. Although the institution strives to have the website reflect the most current version of all programs, MITT reserves the right to change the program curriculum as necessary to meet industry and accreditation requirements. As a result, course information and learning outcomes may be adjusted prior to the scheduled course start date.

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