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Women in Trades Forum Bring New Women into Trades Program

  Posted on: November 9, 2017

When attending a Women in Trades Forum there there is almost nothing quite like seeing the interest on a woman’s face as an instructor describes a program that interests them. Seeing their eyes light up as they hear about the classroom training they can receive, the hands on experience they will get, and the job…

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Bursary Drives Home Success For Automotive Technician Student

  Posted on: October 19, 2017

Marlene is confident in her skills as an Automotive Technician and loves nothing more than the challenge of digging around a broken vehicle with one goal in mind… to find the problem and fix it. She’s self-assured and happiest when covered in oil and grease and its part of the reason you’d never know that…

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Welcome Back Mixer

  Posted on: September 27, 2017

with more women coming into various trades programs over the past month alone, it seemed like the perfect time to take the opportunity for

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Lighting the Path to Success

  Posted on: September 14, 2017

to help promote to women that this is a really cool and environmentally supportive way of expanding your knowledge base

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May: Your Dreams Come True (Adrienne Nisyok)

  Posted on: May 20, 2016

As a continuation of May: Your Dreams Come True, where we feature TRU Red Seal female professionals, we are excited to interview Adrienne Nisyok. Adrienne Nisyok is a proud member of the Nisga’a Nation from the remote community of Gitlakdamix (New Aiyansh) located in Northwest British Columbia. Although she has primarily resided in the beautiful…

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Happy New Year- Be that 8%!

  Posted on: January 11, 2016

There’s something about ringing in a New Year that screams, “new year, new me!” and it is also a time when well intentioned New Year’s resolutions get made, only to be broken. Do you fit into this category? If you do, don’t be too hard on yourself as only 8% of people who make a…

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