Women in Trades
Are you thinking about a career in the Skilled Trades?
Non-traditional occupations for women, such as the skilled trades, can offer a direct route to a secure and fulfilling future.
Whether you’re choosing a career for the first time or considering a career change, a non-traditional career path can be just the thing for you. It can help you: balance work and family life, keep learning and growing as long as you wish and contribute to your community in ways you may have not yet considered.
Conestoga College is a leader in skilled trades training for women. Through gender specific programming and opportunities for mentorship, Conestoga has assisted many women in pursuing a rewarding career in the skilled trades.
Alumni in Trades
In trades, it's about getting the job completed correctly and safely, not about physical strength.
Pathways to Trades
See the many pathways that women can take to a rewarding career in the skilled trades.
See for Yourself
Imagine a Rewarding Career
Whether you are a high school student unsure about your future career path or a woman looking for a career change, Trades and Apprenticeship may be your answer.
Come check out all the exciting events that Trades has to offer.
Get in Touch
Our Liaison Officer would be pleased to hear from you.