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Serving employers, youth & job seekers in the cities, towns and counties of Elgin, Middlesex and Oxford.


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Job Developer & Employment Counsellor Workshop

The Employment Sector Council is offering a workshop for Job Developers and Employment Counsellors/Advisors or anyone else who might be guiding people through the apprenticeship process . . . [find out more]

Fanshawe Pre-Apprenticeship Training Programs

These full time programs are free to qualified applicatants. Spaces are limited. Check out the upcoming programs here. . . [find out more]

Come to the Community Job Fair

Career & Employment Services- Fanshawe is sponsoring a community job fair. Bring your resume, and come dressed for success . . . [find out more]

A program for the Aspiring Chef

This fully funded six month program is the place to start for the aspiring chef. The London Training Centre is accepting applications. . . [find out more]

New Francophone Pre-Apprenticeship Program

Collège Boréal is pleased to announce that they have received funding for a new francophone pre-apprenticeship program in Childhood Development Practitioner . . . [find out more]

Fanshawe Offers Women Only Construction Classes

A new twist on an old Fanshawe College program is hammering home the message that some women may benefit from classes geared only to them. [find out more]

Goodwill Apprencticeship Information Sessions

Learn the basics of apprenticeship [discover more]

Careers In Construction

A free interactive career exploration event on November 2, 2016 [get the details]

Goodwill Apprencticeship Information Sessions

Learn the basics of apprenticeship [discover more]

Join Us at The Ontario Sheet Metal Workers’ Competition

The Steel Metal Workers’ International Association Local 473 is hosting the Ontario Sheet Metal Workers’ Competition on Friday, September 30th and the Apprenticeship Network will be setting up a booth there for the event. [Event Website]

London Training Center Pre-Apprenticeship Graduation Night

The London Training Center just had their Pre-apprenticeship graduation night. A new cohort will begin . . . . [read more]

Free Training - Pre-Apprenticeship Call Centre Trades Program

The Pre-Apprenticeship Call Centre trades program at the Centre for Lifelong Learning is taking registrants for September 2016. . . [read more]

Free Training - Pre Apprenticeship Early Childhood Educator Program with College Boreal

College Boreal in London Ontario is offering a 45 week free training pre apprenticeship early childhood educator program starting on May 16, 2016. . . . [read more]

Free Training - Pre Apprenticeship IT Contact Centre Service & Support Programs

The Centre for Lifelong Learning in London Ontario is offering a 36 week free training pre apprenticeship programs for IT Contact Center Technical Support Agents and IT Contact Centre Customer Service Agents. . . . . [read more]

Ask The Experts - A Talk about Apprenticeship with NewsTalk 1290

Martin Whitenshaw of The Apprenticeship Network was asked to speak on the Ask An Expert portion of NewsTalk 1290. To hear about the little known facts about apprenticeship . . . [listen here]

2016 Employer Champion Awards - Nominations Open

Every year The Apprenticeship Network recognizes employers in our local communities with the Apprenticeship Network Employer Champion Awards. Employers are the backbone of the Apprenticeship system. These awards recognize employers that go above and beyond . . . [read more]

Goodwill Apprenticeship Information Sessions

Learn about apprenticeship as a career option through the Goodwill Apprenticeship Information Sessions. . . . [read more]

New Red Seal Endorsements for Heavy Equipment Operator Trades

The first ever Interprovincial Red Seal exams for the heavy equipment operator trades are anticipated to be available in Ontario in spring/summer 2016. . . . [read more]

2015 Employer Champion Award Winners

On the evening of Thursday November 5, 2015, Saffron’s of Fanshawe was the place to be as the Apprenticeship Network held its annual gala to celebrate exemplary employers of apprentices across the Elgin, Oxford and Middlesex regions. This year’s nominated employers proved to be both numerous and outstanding in their commitment to mentoring. . . . [read more]

London Training Center is now accepting resumes

The London Training Center is now accepting resumes for the pre-apprenticeship cook’s program that starts in mid-January 2016 and runs till June. Resumes are to be sent to Chef Steve James at steve@londontraining.on.ca.

Apprenticeship Chatter

Apprentices and Employers alike are enjoying the nostalgic way apprentice information is shared in our apprenticeship chatter! [Get My Chatter]

Ask The Experts - A Series about Apprenticeship by NewsTalk 1290

Each week a member of The Apprenticeship Network is asked to speak on the Ask An Expert portion of NewsTalk 1290. . . . [read more]

College techniques programs offer hands on practical experience

For students interested in pursuing a skilled trade, college techniques programs offer practical, hands-on experience that can help them compete for employment as an apprentice . . . [read more]

London Training Centre Cooks Pre-Apprenticeship Program

London Training Center has 9 out of 12 candidates from their new London Training Center pre-apprenticeship cook program in placements . . . [read more]

Employer Engagement Best Practices

On February 24, 2015, the Canadian Apprenticeship Forum held a Webinar on Employer Engagement best practices. [Watch It Here]

2015 Employer Champion Awards - Nominations Open

Every year The Apprenticeship Network recognizes employers in our local communities with the Apprenticeship Network Employer Champion Awards. Employers are the backbone of the Apprenticeship system. These awards recognize employers that go above and beyond . . . [read more]

Interest Free Loans for Trades Training Available

Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced that the Canada Apprentice Loan initiative is now open for business and accepting applications. [read more]

2014 Employer Champion Award Winners

On Thursday evening, November 13, 2014, the Apprenticeship Network held the 10th annual Employer Recognition dinner at Saffron’s of Fanshawe. The night is all about acknowledging the “champions” of apprenticeship, namely, those employers who consistently welcome, hire, train, and/or mentor new members to their skilled trades professions. [read more]

2013 Apprenticeship Employer Award Winners

For the 2013 awards, the nominees were honoured at the 9th Annual Apprenticeship Employer Recognition Awards held on November 21, 2013. Employers were nominated because of their outstanding support to the apprenticeship experience and the different apprenticeship programs. Winners were . . . [read more]