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Public Comments Formerly known as Ministry of Training Colleges and Universities (MTCU)
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone Employment Ontario Contact Centre -- 1-800-387-5656 * Live Chat available
TTY Phone 1-866-533-6339
E-Mail employmenthotlineinquiries@ontario.ca
Website www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/apprentices/pre_apprent.html
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Helps potential entrants to the apprenticeship system develop their job skills and trade readiness so they will be prepared to find work as apprentices * programs up to 52 weeks in duration including an 8-12 week work placement * may include Level 1 apprenticeship in-school training or relevant apprenticeship training * may include trade readiness, employment preparation and academic upgrading * safety training
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * closed statutory holidays
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Open to a wide range of clients including high school graduates, early school leavers, unemployed/underemployed youth and adults, Indigenous peoples, newcomers to Canada * some programs may have specific criteria
Application Call for information
Languages English ; French ; other languages may be available
Fees Free * includes cost of text books, safety equipment and tools
Site Information
Located In Community Ontario
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
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Physical Access Not Applicable
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Apprenticeship
Service Categories Apprenticeship Preparation

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