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Women of Courage
- Connecting Women in Employment


Horticultural Technician

Woman Working In Trades

Women in STEM

COSTI’s Women of Courage Program provides a safe and encouraging environment for participants to build strong peer support systems, sharing past and present experiences. Throughout the training program, women receive assistance with information, referral and advocacy.

If you’d like to work in landscaping, on a golf course, in a nursery or a greenhouse…then you may be eligible for this Government Funded pre-apprenticeship program. This Government funded program is for women that have a keen interest in landscape trades and a strong desire for employment in this industry and provides both academic and practical training to prepare you for employment

Media Planet features Shelly Vo, one of Humber's young women graduates from the Cabinet Making program at the College. This is part of the campaign that COWD is leading with Humber Schools on Women in STEM and non-traditional programs. Here's what Shelly has to say about the program