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June 29, 2022
Discover-Carpentry - Information Session July 6

Information Session

When: Wednesday, July 6, 9:00 am -10:00

Where: Charlottetown - 40 Enman Crescent, CAPEI’S Construction Training Centre (blue building located at the Royalty Centre back parking lot - road access is on left side of the Royalty Centre)

Paid Classroom & Shop Time: July 18-Sept. 9, 2022 (8 weeks -Approximately $370.00/per week take home)

Classroom/Shop Hours: 8:00 am to 3:00 pm (arrive for 7:45am every day + 1 hour for lunch)

PAID WORK EXPERIENCE: Sept. 12 -on going (wages paid by your employer and start your apprenticeship)

No registration required to attend information session. Please call Janet @ 902-394-3361 or email:

This session will explain how the program works. After the session, please book in for an interview and bring a resume to the interview. 15 candidates will be selected for the program. a for more info.

Eligibility Requirements – Does this sound like you?

-Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
-Legally entitled to work according to PEI’s Legislation
-Age 18 or older
-Minimum of High School Graduation.
-Unemployed or working 25 hours or less per week
-Interested in exploring CARPENTRY as a career
-*For Newcomers a Canadian Language Benchmark of 6 or higher
Note - Day Care Subsidy And/ Or Travel Allowance Available For Eligible Clients

What else will you get? Lifelong skills & Certifications:

-Practice Essential Carpentry Skills Including; Foundation,Framing, Drywalling, Installing Windows And Doors,Siding, Roofing, Practice Your Carpentry Skills By BuildingSmall Projects, And A Mini Barn
-Receive 240 Apprenticeship Hours For ClassroomCompletion For Red Seal Certification, & Free Work Boots,& Personal Protective Equipment.
-Earn Paid Safety Certifications In CPR/First Aid/WHMIS,Fall Protection, Workplace Elevated Platforms…
-Ask Questions Of Employers While On Worksite Visits,Learn The Career Pathway To “Earn And Learn”

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