Women Building Futures Society

WBF Training Programs


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:

  • Math Boot Camp - prepares women to write the Women Building Futures Math Pre - entrance Exam
  • WBF Workplace Culture - an interactive classroom workshop providing awareness of the best practices needed to work in a safe and productive way, with topics that include discussion on the culture and structure of the construction workplace, identifying what is needed to be work ready, understanding employer expectations and workplace realities, awareness of communication skills specific to the worksite, the basics of managing your apprenticeship, and strategies for balancing personal and work life
  • Math Refresher - an opportunity to brush up on math skills in order to apply for other Women Building Futures programs
  • Academic Readiness - academic upgrading for women to apply to write the pre - apprenticeship exam to qualify for other Women Building Futures programs
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
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 -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
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