Creating Opportunities for Entry into the Trades (COET)
Do you enjoy working with your hands? Are you interested in pursuing a career in the trades? Begin your journey into the trades today.
Creating Opportunities for Entry into the Trades operates under the guidance of the Skills Trade Awareness and Readiness Program (STAR). Your enrolment provides:
- Free tuition for this program
- Free textbooks and/or required learning resources (Work boots, safety goggles and vests)
- Access to online course materials during your learning journey
The objective of the STAR program is to strengthen apprenticeship training systems to better support a skilled, inclusive, certified, and productive trades workforce by improving the efficiency and effectiveness of training provided.
Portions of the program will also create opportunities for youth to participate in interactive and engaging trade related events designed for them to explore and encourage education and future career paths in the trades.