Cambrian College launches women’s carpentry training program

Posted on Friday January 31, 2014

SUDBURY – Women interested in entering the trades now have a new opportunity. Cambrian College has received funding from the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities to launch a pre-apprenticeship level one carpentry training program, targeted specifically toward women.

The program, which includes classroom and shop hours, incorporates a two-month work placement that begins in September, a welding component and academic upgrading, if necessary.

The 37-week training program begins on February 18. It is free for all students and takes place during regular school hours. To learn more or to enrol for the program, please contact Charline Smith at or(705) 566-8101, ext. 7465. This program is funded by the government of Ontario.


Media contacts:

Mary K Keown, Communications Officer
Cambrian College
(705) 566-8101, ext. 7587

Charline Smith, Interim Chair
General studies
(705) 566-8101, ext. 7465

Cambrian College’s Concert Series Celebrates 40 years

Posted on Wednesday January 29, 2014

Cambrian College’s Concert Series Celebrates 40 years

Cambrian College’s School of Music is marking 40 years of public concerts, and the public is invited to join the celebration. A special concert is planned that will highlight …

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