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News Manufacturing General
July 2, 2020  

Skills Ontario gets $5M from province to promote skilled trades

Gives youth access to fulfilling, meaningful, well-paid jobs while helping industries meet skills needs.

News Manufacturing General Technology
June 11, 2020  

Retired Hearst tech teacher recognized for excellence in education

2020 Dick Hopkins Award goes to Mario Blouin who taught for the Conseil Scolaire Catholique de District Des Grandes Rivieres.

News Manufacturing General
April 16, 2020  

Skills Ontario announces second challenge in #SkillsAtHome series

Applicants are to decorate a cookie with a skilled trade and technology theme with a safety component.

News Manufacturing General
March 10, 2020  

Countdown is on for the 2020 Skills Ontario Competition

Young people put to the test in more than 70 contests, including robotics, mechatronics, coding and welding.

News Manufacturing General
December 10, 2019  

Skills Ontario launches #FillTheToolbox engagement campaign

Initiative is looking for support from 240 donors for programs that will encourage youth to engage in skilled trades.

Insight Manufacturing General Operations
August 1, 2019  

Leading young people into skilled trades is paying off

…but more work is needed to curb shortage.

Feature Manufacturing General
July 24, 2019  

Filling the skills gap: Increase engagement and build momentum

Skills Ontario offers the province three recommendations for improving engagement.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 2, 2018  

Magna invests $125,000 for Skills Ontario initiatives

Auto parts maker will also offer jobs to medalists in the industrial contests.