Employer NS, Employers' Stories
UA Local 56 Making Space for Women.
The Nova Scotia Office to Advance Women Apprentices opened in 2019 and quickly found an ally in UA Local 56.
Employer SK, Employers' Stories
The Saskatchewan Office to Advance Women Apprentices had its first success story with the support of a true ally: the Boilermakers’ Local 555.
Tradeswoman SK, Tradeswoman Stories
Meet Tracy Fedorowich, a Saskatchewan welder, who has an important message for women looking to blaze a new trail: Never give up.
Progressive, engaging, supportive and committed. That’s how the Office to Advance Women Apprentices describes the Atlantic Canada Regional Council of Carpenters Millwrights and Allied Workers (ACRC).
As New Brunswick faces a labour shortage due to an aging population set to retire in droves in the next decade, an organization designed to help employers find skilled trades workers has opened shop in the province.
Employer - MB, Employers' Stories
Sometimes the Office to Advance Women Apprentices brings the tradeswomen to the employers, sometimes the tradeswoman brings the employers to the office!
Partner MB, Partner NS, Partner SK, Partner Stories
The CBTU is invested in diversifying the workforce! Find out more about our partnership and how we’re working together to get more women employed in the trades.
Tradeswoman MB, Tradeswoman Stories
Growing up in Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation in northern Manitoba, Renee had always enjoyed working with her hands. She found work with a drywall company and enjoyed the physicality of the work.
Tradeswoman NS, Tradeswoman Stories
Coast to Coast and Beyond!
Candice Gibson never imagined her dream job was just around the corner.
Tradeswoman PE, Tradeswoman Stories
Dreams Do Come True
Melissa Smith always wanted to be a carpenter; she wanted to make things with her hands.