Making the connection between FIRST AND SKILLED TRADES

Have you ever considered a career in the Skilled Trades? This site is designed to help provide you with additional information about a career in skilled trades.

Did you know that in FIRST, you are already learning skills that can apply to many skilled trades? Click here to learn more.

Hear from FIRST Canada Alumnus, Elizabeth Moses and Superintendent of Education, Morris Hucal about how FIRST can help shape your career. You can also check out our Leaders in STEM and Skilled Trades Roundtables here

Explore career opportunities in skilled trades below and take the Canadian Apprenticeship Forum Trades Explorer quiz to see which skilled trade might be right for you!

Careers in Skilled Trades

Skilled Trades in Ontario fall into four sectors; Construction, Industrial, Motive Power, and Service.  Click on the images below to discover 144 different career opportunities.