Women Building Futures Society

Driver / Operator Training Programs


Description
Offers programs that help prepare women for work as entry - level operators of various vehicles and construction equipment.

Service provides:

  • programs for women seeking work as operators of various vehicles and construction equipment

Includes:

  • Operator Readiness Program - a 4 week, tuition - paid program that helps women prepare for work in entry - level operator roles in the road building and heavy construction industry, with the goal of achieving employment with our sponsors as Equipment Operators
  • Class 3 Drivers Program - a 4 week, tuition - paid program that prepares women to work as operators driving paving equipment, hydrovac trucks, refueling trucks, dump trucks, snow plows, delivery vehicles, and oilfield equipment haulers
  • Professional Class 1 Driver Program - an 8 week, tuition-paid program that prepares women to work as Class 1 drivers in the commercial transportation industry, long and short haul opportunities.
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to women:
  • 18 years and older
  • who are physically fit
There may be program - specific entrance requirements which may include education or driver’s license. Additional information available at weekly information sessions and / or webinars.
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • visit website for application form
  • visit free weekly information sessions and / or webinars for more information
  • contact a Student Recruitment Advisor for help with filling out forms
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-866-452-1201
Telephone
780-452-1200
Fax
780-452-1279
Web Site
http://www.womenbuildingfutures.com
Email
application@womenbuildingfutures.com
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Contact for details.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

Funding is available for qualified applicants. Contact for details.

Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
March 22, 2016
Address
10326 107 Street
Edmonton, AB, T5J 1K2
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM