Toronto, Ontario — Tropicana Community Centre is accepting participants for its 2022 Auto Body Pre-Apprenticeship L-1 program, a program designed to deliver students with a basic understanding of autobody repair and arms them for apprenticeship on the production floor.
Funded by the Government of Ontario, Tropicana’s tuition-free Auto Body Pre-Apprenticeship program includes six weeks of academic and pre-employment training; Level-1 apprenticeship training; 12 weeks of technical training at Centennial College’s Ashtonbee Campus; 12 weeks of paid work placement at a local collision centre; a free toolkit/course materials and more.
The organization will host one-hour informational sessions every Tuesday and Thursday at 11 a.m., beginning March 22 through April 7.
Eligibility requirements for the program are:
- Age 18 years to 30 years
- Legally entitled to work in Canada, with social insurance (SIN) card
- OSSD (Grade 12 diploma) or equivalent
- Able to commit to 30 weeks of training
For more information on Tropicana’s Auto Body Pre-Apprentice L-1 program, click here; call (437) 918-9249 or email SDualeh@tropicanaemployment.ca.