You can get a head start on an apprenticeship by participating in the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program.  This program allows students to earn credits towards an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) while participating in a co-op placement in an apprenticeship trade.

If you are interested in pursuing a career in the trades the following websites may be helpful.

Careers In Trades

Earn While You Learn

Ontario College of Trades

Ontario School Counsellors’ Association (OSCA) website