Construction

WOMEN IN 
THE TRADES

JUNE 7th, 2022 | 09:30 AM

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ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

On June 7th at 9:30 AM, Grade 6 to 8 students in the Peel District School Board were introduced to exciting careers in the skilled trades through conversations with inspiring young tradeswomen.

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SKILLED TRADES OVERVIEW

Job Talks Executive Director Dr. Jon Callegher provided an overview of exciting careers for women in the skilled trades in Motive Power, Services, Industrial, and Construction, along with how these careers can be explored through the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP). Students were also introduced to OYAP Coordinator, Alan Rogers.

 

TRADESWOMEN PANEL 1

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Lovleen Sarah

Carpenter Apprentice

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Mackenzie Dejong

Farm Equipment

Technician Apprentice

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Dee Durant

Electrician Apprentice

 

TRADESWOMEN PANEL 2

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Tanya Daye

Truck and Coach Technician

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Celeste Lamondin

Brick and Stone Mason Apprentice

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Alexis Verdon

Automotive Service

Technician Apprentice

MEDIA CENTRE

Job Talks OYAP - Tool & Die Maker Apprentice
02:02
Create the Future: Celeste - Brick and Stone Mason Apprentice
02:16
Job Talks OYAP - Automotive Service Technician Apprentice
02:31
Job Talks OYAP - General Carpenter Apprentice
02:56
 

AGENDA

09:30 AM         Welcome and Opening Remarks
09:35 AM         Overview of the Skilled Trades
09:50 AM         Tradeswomen Panel 1
10:15 AM         Tradeswomen Panel 2
10:40 AM         Thank You and Closing Remarks

 
 

PARTNERS

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