Youth Train in Trades (ACE-IT)

The Youth Train in Trades (ACE-IT) programs provide students with the opportunity to earn graduation credits and training in their chosen industry. Students participate in post secondary / Apprenticeship Level 1 Technical Training. Students are registered as a trainee with the Industry Training Authority (ITA). Students participate in a combination of coursework and work experience leading to graduation and recognized industry certification. Students also acquire the job-ready skills necessary to entering the industry or pursuing further training in their industry.

For more information contact Ms. Tracey Wispinski in Room 313.


 

Auto Collision Repair TechnicianVCC / Mon. -Thurs. / all day / Oct-June (8 months)
 Auto Refinishing Prep Technician VCC / Mon. – Thurs. / all day / Feb. – June (5 months)

 

Auto Service Technician– Cariboo Hill / Day 1’s (1 year)
Carpenter– Cariboo Hill / Day 1’s (1 year)
Professional Cook– Burnaby Central / Mon – Thurs / 2pm – 7 pm (1 year)

 

Electrician (Construction)– Burnaby Mountain / Day 1’s (1 year)

Hairstylist– Alpha (2 years)

 

*Programs with Limited Enrollment Opportunities

Baker (Pastry Arts) *VCC / Mon-Thurs / Aug-Jan. / 1pm-7:30pm
 
Metal Fabricator

*Level 1BCIT / full time / Feb. – July (6 months)

 

* Level 1Finishing Trades Institute / full time / June-July (6 weeks)

Plumber

* Plumbing Level 1– Annacis Island / full time / June & July (6 weeks)

Pipefitter * – Annacis Island / full time / June & July (6 weeks)

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