Continuing Studies

General Introduction to the Trades

Integrated training program for women and non-binary individuals

Women in Trades Medicine Hat College and F&S Safety Buzz are offering a 14-week program for those interested in the trades industry. This full-time program includes math and science for the trades, employability skills and job placement in the manufacturing, construction and trades industries.

Program Dates: April 1 - July 19, 2019
Apply early! Only 10 seats available

 Funding available to qualified applicants. For more information contact Cheryl at 403.526.8400 or by email at


If you meet the qualifications below, you MAY be eligible for this government funded program:

  • Unemployed, marginally employed or under-employed Albertan
  • Ready, willing and able to successfully complete the program and be available for  full-time employment in the manufacturing, construction and trades indusry
  • 18 years or older
  • Be out of the regular school system for 12 consecutive months
  • Legally able to work in Canada and must have a valid Social Insurance Number
  • Must have a valid Class 5 Driver's Licenses and reliable transportation