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STUDENTS INVOLVED WITH CAREERS FOR INTERNSHIPS EXPERIENCE THESE EDUCATIONAL OUTCOMES:

99% likely to finish high school
65% increase interest in more technical studies
39% increase grades
82% likely to continue studies
63% increased interest in post secondary
29% improved attendance

1. AWARENESS

PRESENTATIONS

CAREER FAIRS

TOURS

2. EXPLORATION

CAREER CAMPS

MENTORING WORKSHOPS

CAREER PREPARATION

3. EXPERIENCE

PAID INTERNSHIPS

PAID PLACEMENTS

ON-THE-JOB TRAINING

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STUDENTS SUPPORTED SINCE 1997
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STUDENT INTERNSHIPS SINCE 1997

FAQS

We would prefer an hour to allow for plenty of questions and answers, however, our field directors will accommodate the time slot available.

Most of our programs are accessible to students as early as grade 10.

Yes. All students receive a fair wage or honorarium for their work in our internships or apprenticeships. Please note that the Registered Apprenticeship Program requires a 125-hour trial period during which payment is at the employer’s discretion. Students will earn five credits for the trial period.

Contact us – we can find a field director in your area and book a presentation ASAP!

Free. We are a not-for-profit charitable organization. Our funding is through government, industry and donations.

PROGRAMS

RAP

The Registered Apprenticeship Program allows students to choose from more than 50 trades for an internship and to continue toward an apprenticeship.

Forestry

In alliance with Inside Education and Work Wild, students can grow their future in forestry through a number of career explorations.

Technologies

Students study technology careers while earning high school credits and post-secondary credits. There are three dual credit programs in tech.

Indigenous Youth Career Pathway

This program provides awareness for Indigenous youth with an expanded choice of career exploration and internships.

Health Services

The Health Services Youth Initiative allows students to explore more than over 200 opportunities for health occupations. Spaces are limited.

CO-OP Apprenticeship

Only available in Fort McMurray/Wood Buffalo and Medicine Hat area, this program is for high school graduates who want to get into the trades.