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Announcing the Skills Ontario Alumni Association

Skills Ontario wants to support and enrich the professional and personal lives of Skills Ontario Alumni. The Skills Ontario Alumni Association celebrates alumni stories and successes, and allows alumni to network and come together. If you are a Skills Ontario alumna or alumnus who has competed in the Skills Ontario Competition, we look forward to hearing from you!
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Support Skills Ontario

We work hard to inspire youth across Ontario to explore their career options each year. If you like our mission, programs and events please consider donating. Every little bit helps! Thank you!

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Latest News

Open letter to Minister Hunter regarding Ontario’s Apprenticeship Strategy

Dear Minister:

It was very nice to see you at the announcement of the new apprenticeship strategy: A STRONGER APPRENTICESHIP SYSTEM FOR ONTARIO.

Message From Ian Howcroft, Incoming CEO


I am thrilled to introduce myself as the incoming CEO of Skills Ontario.

Skills Ontario Receives Record Number of Pin and Medal Design Entries

Once again this year, Skills Ontario received over 250 entries for its Pin and Medal Design contest.

Now Accepting Submissions for the 2018 Community Involvement Projects

Skills Ontario is thrilled to announce the return of the Community Involvement Projects. Skills Ontario Community Involvement Projects encourage young people to enhance their local communities, while developing important skills for their future.

Thank you to our Premium and Platinum Partners

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