Begin your career while still in High School with the Elite Skilled Trades Academy!

OCSB Elite Skilled Trades Academy launches school year 2023-2024! The unique two-year program for Grade 11 and 12 students, allows students to gain sector-recognized certifications and apprenticeship training while still in high school. This program is supported by the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP).

Program Highlights

  • Choose a Carpentry or Masonry focus
  • Earn an Algonquin College Dual Credit 
  • Earn Apprenticeship Hours Through Co-op
  • Free Level 1 Apprenticeship Training
  • Graduate with a Job Offer

Where is it Located?

The program is located at St. Paul High School on Draper Avenue. All registered students will receive a Presto Pass for OC Transpo.

Program Options

This unique program emphasizes the whole student, so in addition to the focus on Skill Trades, students also study English, World Religions, Philosophy and Math (with a trades focus).

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Students who are committed to pursuing the skilled trades are encouraged to apply!

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