Avon Maitland District School Board

Site: Education Centre

Service: Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program

Description (Service) Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP) allows secondary school students an opportunity to gain on-the-job experiences through cooperative education (co-op) placements. Through the co-op program, students are able to register as apprentices in a specific skilled trade through their co-op supervisor. Students will complete credits as well as work towards competencies in their registered trade. Students who are interested should contact their guidance counsellor or co-op teacher at their school.
Service Details
Hours Sep-Jun: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Jul-Aug: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Huron County ; Perth County
Eligibility Ages: 15 year(s) and up 
Full-time, or part time, high school students; 16 years old and entering Grade 10
Application Contact Secondary School Student Services, Co-op Education or the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program Coordinator. Can also contact the local Apprenticeship Office (details available at the Employment Ontario Contact Centre)
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Seaforth
Address & Map
Education Centre
62 Chalk St N
Seaforth, ON N0K 1W0
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Intersection Chalk St N and Franklin St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-527-0111
Toll Free Phone 1-800-592-5437
Employment Ontario Contact Centre 1-800-387-5656
TTY Phone Employment Ontario Contact Centre 1-866-533-6339
Fax 519-527-0222
E-Mail info@ed.amdsb.ca
Website www.amdsb.ca/pathways
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/AvonMaitlandSchools
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/AMDSBpathways
Primary Contact Jodi Froud, OYAP Coordinator; Phone: ext 135; Email: jodi.froud@ed.amdsb.ca
Alternate Contact Chera Longston, Communications Manager, Avon Maitland District School Board; Phone: ext 132; Email: chera.longston@ed.amdsb.ca
Primary Executive Sarah Van Aaken, Executive Assistant; Phone: 519-527-0111 ext 115; Email: sarah.vanaaken@ed.amdsb.ca

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