Program Code: COWD 107
Program Length: 12 weeks
Start Date: May 1, 2023 - July 21, 2023 Applications and Assessments will take place at the information session. Therefore, attending an info session is mandatory to enroll in this program.
The Millwright & General Machinist Pre-Apprenticeship Program at Humber College is a tuition-free program that is designed as a transition step towards an apprenticeship in the trades.
Participants will receive the equivalent of Level 1 Apprentice training as a Millwright/General Machinist, as well as exposure to trade of Electrician.
The program will include:
Canada currently faces a critical shortage of skilled workers. Skilled tradespeople will be increasingly in demand because of the rapid pace of technological changes and as current workers in the field begin to retire. According to the Working in Canada Report (Government of Canada), employment opportunities for licensed millwrights will be steady.
Graduates of this program will find a range of employment opportunities through general machinist, millwright, and welding apprenticeship programs, as well as positions associated with construction, manufacturing and industry work, metal fabrication, and green energy. There are many opportunities for advancement within this career path from supervisory to management positions.
Employment support will be provided to eligible participants
To be eligible for employment support participant must, meet attendance requirement for all courses, including employment prep, hand in all assignments, research job opportunities, follow up on leads provided by program and participate in Job Fairs. Placements are not guaranteed
Eligibility and Program Requirements