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​  The Vancouver School Board, in partnership with BCIT      offer the ITA Youth TRAIN in Trades Carpentry     
Students have the opportunity to earn both high school and post-secondary credits, while training to become a Level 1 certified ITA apprentice.​​
Program Details​
This full-time​ program is held off-site at the BCIT Burnaby campus. ​The Vancouver School Board will cover the cost of tuition, however students will be responsible to purchase their own program learning​ resources and equipment.
Course ​Contents
Students will be introduced to safe work practices; drawing ​and specification interpretation, material identification, the use of hand tools and portable power​r tools and other shop equipment.  Refer to the BCIT website for more details.

  • Math 11
  • an "L" driver's license
  • Applied Design, Skills and Technology courses (recommended)
Program Length​​
​February to July (24 weeks)
Download a brochure 
  • ​​Carpenter 
  • Deadline to apply has closed
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Student Success Story
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Most people know that carpentry and construction work​ takes blood and sweat, but Joy knows it more​

UPDATE: Joy is continuing to work on building​ high-end homes and has completed her Level 3.  One more year to go and she will have her RED SEAL!​

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