Burnaby School District offers the following options within the Career Education Department:
- Work Experience 30 or 80 hours Gr 11 / 12
- Explore Skills and Technology Gr 9 – 10
- Industry Training Programs – Application 2021 – April 6, 2021 Deadline
Burnaby School District offers a variety of industry training programs. Which are categorized into three types: Youth Train in Trades, Industry Certification programs, and Industry Connection programs.
Thousands of job openings are expected in the skilled trades in coming years with high employment opportunities and great earning potential, offering diverse work in a variety of industries. Explore the trades that are most in demand in British Columbia. Top Trades in Demand – Industry Training Authority
Auto Collision Repair Technician
Auto Refinishing Prep Technician
Auto Service Technician
Baker (Pastry Arts)
Cabinet Maker & Joiner
Hairstylist ** 2 years
Painter & Decorator
These options provide the opportunity to complete industry standard certifications.
|Cisco Networking Academy||
Fitness Leadership Instructor
Tourism & Event Management
Microsoft Office Specialist
Palo Alto Cyber Security Academy
These options provide the opportunity to develop a portfolio of skills and samples of work for entry into post secondary and industry.
DigiPen Gaming Academy
Film & Broadcast
Music Production & Technology
Youth Work In Trades – Secondary School Apprenticeship (SSA)
Gain high school credits, while working in your paid apprenticeship while gain your work based training hours to become certified in your trade.
Industry Training Authority – Youth Work in Trades