Develop a thriving, successful career in the trades. Our AWIT program is currently recruiting women to #TradeUp! and launch their career in the trades with fully paid training, competitive wages, benefits, and more!
When you choose to Trade Up! with AWIT, you’ll get:
No prior experience in the trades required. AWIT covers everything you need to know on-the-job.
Join our Team
Now accepting applications for ongoing cohort intakes across various locations in Ontario.
"The AWIT Program has given me the opportunity to place me in a career with endless opportunity and growth potential. I had worked retail all my life while constantly considering where I wanted to go. I am grateful to have been a part of this program and I now have a fulfilling career and lifelong friends."
A Proven Program
Launched in 2019, the AWIT program is dedicated to bringing more women into our trades’ workforce – helping them thrive and achieve continued success.
Women in the program complete placements within Ontario in roles such as Utility/General Labourer, Directional Driller, Locator, and more.
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Candace Sidoruk AWIT Program Lead - Talent Acquisition Business PartnerDiversity Programs(416) 297-2600 Email