Skills Advance Ontario - Construct Your Career

Intakes for this program are currently paused. Anyone looking for employment support can contact our office for employment support.

Construct Your Career is a skills development program to assist individuals in pursuing a career in the construction industry.

Participants of this program will:

  • Complete 8 weeks of training with Conestoga College, Brant Skills Centre and Brant Employment
  • Receive industry recommended training and certifications such as Working at Heights and/or First Aid CPR
  • Complete a 2 to 4-week paid job placement in construction
  • Gain a college certificate from Conestoga College in Construction Foundations

Employers can also gain trained candidates and opportunities for hiring incentives for hiring participants from this program.

This program is offered in Brantford and Haldimand County. The next session of Construct Your Career begins on January 4th, 2022 – with registration starting in November, 2021.

Interested in signing up for this exciting opportunity? Click here to have our team contact you.

Hours of Operation: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Mondays, Wednesdays 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

This Employment Ontario project is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario.

Eligibility Criteria

Over 18 years old, and have an interest in pursuing a career in construction. Note: if 18, candidates must have High School Diploma.

Contact(s):

Susan Hardy

Manager - Brant
Phone: 519-756-7665
Fax: 519-759-3942