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Trades Skills Foundation (Certificate)


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Trades Skills Foundation Program - Marine

Length: 12 weeks
Location: Interurban Campus
Credential: Certificate in Trades Skills Foundation (CORE), Marine
Program Code: TSF.MA.CERT
CIP: 46.9999

 

Trades Skills Foundation Program - Construction

Length: 12 weeks
Location: Interurban Campus
Credential: Certificate in Trades Skills Foundation (CORE), Construction
Program Code: TSF.CO.CERT
CIP: 46.9999

Overview

This 12 week program trains individuals for employment as entry level trades helpers and skilled labourers in a number of trades careers in the construction industry. The program teaches foundation skills required to successfully learn on the job and provides opportunities for bridging into other foundation or apprenticeship programs. 

Learning Outcomes


At the completion of the program, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of safe work practices in the construction industry and the ability to conduct themselves in a safe and responsible manner.
  • Identify basic tools and materials in the construction industry, and handle and operate them safely and effectively.
  • Identify common materials used the construction industry, and safely store and transport them.
  • Demonstrate various tasks while under minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrate work site practices at a beginning level in the construction industry.
  • Work effectively as part of a team or group, and demonstrate effective communications and working relationships to achieve a goal.
  • Present self to the external world as an entry level trades worker.

Curriculum - Marine


All of:


  • CORE 110 - Trades Skills Foundation - Marine

Curriculum - Construction


All of:


  • CORE 100 - Trades Skills Foundation - Construction

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