The Progressive Contractors Association of Canada is promoting a career in construction with the launch of Opportunity Knocks.
The construction industry has to recruit and retain young people for skilled trade jobs as a wave of retirements looms.
With the construction projects becoming more complex, people will not only need strong trade skills but be adaptable to modern technology.
Okanagan College’s new Trades Training House has officially opened. It is expected that more than 300 students will train in the facility per year.