Community Partners

In order to become an Apprentice, the candidate needs to get a job with an employer/sponsor that can register them as an Apprentice.

Jobs in Bruce County:

A Small employer (great option)

A Large company e.g. Bruce Power

YMCA Owen Sound Grey Bruce Job Board

Vpi Inc. (Bruce County) Job Board


Trade Unions:



There are many apprenticeships within the Canadian Armed Forces

Explore all of the Skilled Trades available in Ontario:

Ontario College of Trades

Apprenticeship in Ontario

Bonuses, bursaries and loans available:

Provincial money for Apprentices

Red Seal Trade

Local bursaries

Need help finding an Apprenticeship?

Vpi Inc. Working Solutions (Bruce County)

YMCA Employment Services (Grey County)

Employment Programs:

Employment Ontario

A Techniques Program at one of the local Colleges:

Georgian College – Owen Sound Campus

 Fanshawe College – Kincardine/Tiverton/Walkerton sites


Pre Apprenticeship in Ontario:

Pre-Apprenticeship in Ontario

Georgian College – Owen Sound Campus

Technical Training Group

Other Ontario Pre-Apprenticeship Programs