Interested in a career in a skilled trade? You’re in the right place! Students can become registered apprentices and work towards becoming certified journey persons in a skilled trade while completing their secondary school diploma. To start your apprenticeship all you have to do is take Co-op. Talk to your Guidance Counselor to see if you can fit Co-op into your timetable.
If you are a student who:
- Learns best by doing;
- Enjoys working with your hands;
- Shows a strong work ethic;
- Likes working with the latest technologies;
- Demonstrates a courteous, positive, and responsible attitude;
- And would like to explore career options while attending high school,
Then OYAP just might be for you!
To be eligible for OYAP, you must:
- Be at least 15 years of age and be in grade 10-12;
- Have successfully completed 14 credits;
- Can be a full-time or part-time student;
List of Apprenticeable Trades in Ontario
OYAP Connecting Students Guide