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Starting a Career as a Carpenter

Virtual Visits and Key People | Added on December 18, 2015

Are you interested in carpentry? Do you have questions about this field? Watch this video for some answers! 


General Career Exploration Tools | Added on December 10, 2015

Visit this website to take a career test and explore over 800 career profiles! Some also feature interviews with people working in the field.  

Career Trek BC

General Career Exploration Tools | Added on November 18, 2015

Watch a series of nearly 100 videos profiling professions from automotive technician to registered animal technician to well site supervisor.  

Welcome Aboard Event

Other Tools | Added on September 15, 2015

Are you interested in a career in the marine industry? If so, you won't want to miss this event!  

Learning 2 Mine

Experiential Tools | Added on September 11, 2015

Visit the Learning 2 Mine portal to play a mining game, read job profiles and find a career in the mining industry that suits you! 

A New Look at Skills: Trades

Virtual Visits and Key People | Added on May 13, 2015

WorldSkills is an organization that promotes excellence in the trades. These videos demonstrate some of the challenges that bricklayers, cabinetmakers, carpenters, CNC machinists, mechanical engineering designers and stonemasons must complete to reach the highest level of achievement in their professions.  

Career Options for Women

General Career Exploration Tools | Added on April 15, 2015

Read short profiles of women in 36 different career sectors that have traditionally been male dominated.   

Nine Essential Skills for the Workplace

General Career Exploration Tools | Added on April 15, 2015

The Government of Canada and other national and international organizations have identified nine essential skills for the workplace. Do you have these skills?  

Royal Canadian Navy: Sailor Profiles

Virtual Visits and Key People | Added on January 22, 2015

Find out what it would be like to be a sailor in the Royal Canadian Navy by reading these career profiles.  

How to Read Blueprints

Experiential Tools | Added on December 5, 2014

Would you like to learn how to read blueprints (construction plans)? Architects, engineers, contractors, electricians, plumbers and landscape architects are  

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