Unlock the potential of apprenticeships and prepare your business for the future. This comprehensive toolkit for employers in construction and manufacturing guides you through the essential steps of recruiting, hiring, onboarding, training, and retaining new apprentices.

5 steps to hiring an apprentice

Get tips, strategies, checklists, and other tools to build and retain your skilled workforce.

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Navigating apprenticeships can be a challenge. We’ve compiled these resources to help!

Financial Supports

Workplace Safety

Health and Wellness

Government Trade Standards

Diverse Workplace

This online toolkit was developed by Colleges and Institutes Canada through Career Launcher Apprenticeships as a resource to support employers in the construction and manufacturing trades. The program is funded by the Government of Canada’s  Apprenticeship Service Program.