Women In the Skilled Trades

“Women make up nearly half of the entire Canadian workforce, but the perception still exists that certain jobs – particularly those in the skilled trades – should only be done by men. In reality, women excel in all traditionally male-dominated careers, including those in constructionmanufacturingautomotiveminingwelding, and more.” ontariocolleges.ca

“Jamie McMillan speaks to more than 40,000 students, parents, educators and employers each year across North America, and has gained international notoriety. She has opened doors and minds to the career possibilities in the skilled trades, and shows youth an alternate pathway to rewarding and well-paid careers in the trades.” kickasscareers.org