Employer Information Session on Sponsoring Apprentices @ VIU Nanaimo

Employer Information Session on Sponsoring Apprentices @ VIU Nanaimo

Date: Wednesday 22nd November, 2017

Time: 6:00pm

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  • Employer Information Session on Sponsoring Apprentices @ VIU Nanaimo
    November 22, 2017
    6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Employers, please join us for an information session about sponsoring apprentices for horticulture trades. HortEducation.ca and Vancouver Island University will host a short meeting to provide employers with the information and tools

Date: November 22, 2017

Time: 6pm-7pm

Location:GR Paine Horticulture Centre
2324 East Wellington Road, Nanaimo BC

 

Trades

  • Red Seal Landscape Horticulturist
  • Production Horticulturist
  • Arborist Technician

Topics

  • Benefits to the employer for sponsoring apprentices: Employee retention, financial incentives
  • Benefits to the company for employing apprentices and employees with certification
  • Role of the Industry Training Authority (ITA)
  • Pathways to becoming a sponsor
  • Managing apprenticeship
  • Vancouver Island University Horticulture program and skills
  • HortEducation.ca Services for employers
    • Job Listings
    • Sponsorship Support
    • Learning Resources
    • Challenging Certifications: Information, Instruction, Exam preparation
  • Q&A

Registration is not necessary but would be helpful for us!