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Women Building Futures Society


Description
Offers employment-ready trading for women in construction-related trades and occupations.

Service provides:

  • various educational upgrading and career development courses for women

Includes:

  • Construction Safety Training System (CSTS) 2020
  • Women Building Futures Best Practices (workplace culture and readiness)
  • courses on First Aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and automated external defibrillator (AED)
  • Fire Extinguisher Safety
  • Math Review
  • Academic Readiness - academic upgrading for women to apply to write the pre-apprenticeship exam to qualify for other Women Building Futures programs
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) training
  • resume building workshop and interview preparation
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to women:
  • 18 years and older
  • who are physically fit
There may be program-specific entrance requirements. 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
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Contact for details.




Fee Reduction: Yes,

Funding is available to qualified applicants. Contact for details.




Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
February 7, 2023
Address
10326 107 Street
Edmonton, AB, T5J 1K2
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM

Program hours vary.