Ottawa, ON – A new online mentorship program is available for women in the skilled trades: the National Mentor Development Program for Women in the Skilled Trades.
The Canadian Apprenticeship Forum (CAF-FCA) will host the online program, offering free online programming to develop and enhance mentorship skills for women and gender-diverse individuals in the trades.
Both programs will last four months, and participants will be guided through five modules by subject matter experts, learning effective strategies and gaining practical tips to empower them as leaders in their workplaces and the broader skilled trades community.
Applications for the leadership development program’s Sept. 2024 cohort will open in June. Applications for the mentorship development program’s May 2024 are currently open.