Get Ready in Trades Program

Society for Selections


Description
Supports youth living with disabilities to access training and acquire external certifications to find sustainable employment.

Service provides:

  • support to youth participants living with disabilities, including those without an official diagnosis, to overcome already-existing and COVID-19 related barriers to employment
  • access to relevant training and acquire external certifications (tickets) to obtain work exposure / experience through trades certifications to find sustainable employment

Includes:

  • support with purchasing safety gloves, security boots, tools, toolkits, and more
  • bus tickets
  • in house training and external certifications
  • bus training
  • and more
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 16 to 30 years
  • with a disability (documented or without an official diagnosis)
  • legally entitled to work in Canada
  • ready, willing, and able to work
  • able to self-administer medications and arrange for transportation independently
This is a program for non-registered participants in any trade.
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • call to book an appointment for an intake

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
587-708-8283 (Cell / Mobile)
Telephone
780-461-5270 Ext. 3 (Office)
Web Site
https://www.selectionscareer.com
Email
castro@selectionscareer.com
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
May 9, 2023
Address
9618 42 Avenue
Edmonton, AB, T6E 5Y4
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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