Carpentry course Winnipeg - MITT

Canadian Student

At A Glance

  • Duration
    5 months full-time
  • Credential
  • work practicum
  • apprenticeship
  • Tuition Fees
    $3,350 (2021/22) // $3,600 (2022/23)
  • books
  • additional student fees
    $180 Tech Fee // $50 Award Fund (2021/22). $210 Tech Fee // $50 Award Fund // $75 Work Skills Foundations (2022/23).
Notes: Fees may be subject to change.
Textbook information can be found at mitt.ca/textbooks.
Textbook information for Information Technology programs can be found on the program supply list at mitt.ca/current-students/supply-lists.
Visit: mitt.ca/work-skills-foundations for information on Work Skills Foundations.


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 Work Skills Series 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.

COVID-19 Response

Due to the challenges raised by COVID-19, MITT reserves the right to alter course delivery methods and/or program durations. Course deliveries may require increased percentages of online/distance learning components, alternatives to work practicums, and extended program durations to accommodate physical distancing and work practicum placement restrictions. MITT will be providing an exceptional level of enhanced student and program supports to ensure this modified program experience continues to meet all required learning outcomes for your program.

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.

Start dates

Next start dates:

  • Fall 2022 (September start, Day)

Class times:

  • Days: 8:45 am to 3:15 pm

Please visit the Admissions home page for current program availability.

Future Offerings (subject to change):

  • Winter 2023 (January start, Day)


A complete supply list can be found in the supplies section.

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


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


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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