Women and Gender Diverse People in Trades & Technology

YWCA Toronto has partnered with the Finishing Trades Institute (FTI), the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development and the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades to bring you a unique, women-focused pre-apprenticeship training program to become an Architectural Glass and Metal Technician (Glazier). Click HERE for more details!

What is The Other Pandemic?

“The Other Pandemic is a construction industry campaign initiated by OCC and the Carpenters Union. It is aimed at the alarming rate of opioid overdose deaths occurring in the construction industry workforce. Our Province is in the grips of another pandemic – the high rate of overdose deaths from tainted… Read More

Future Building 2022 Cancellation Notice

“In response to recent trends that show an alarming increase in COVID-19 infections and the uncertainty around remote learning and indoor events of this magnitude, we are extremely disappointed to notify you that Future Building 2022 has been cancelled.” Read the full notice here:  Future Building 2022 Cancellation Notice