Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

School of Trades and Technology

The School of Trades and Technology offers foundation and apprenticeship training in 20 trades backed by the Industry Training Authority of BC. You can also choose from career-oriented degrees, diplomas and certificates. Upgrade your current training with a wide variety of Continuing Studies courses.


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Summer Welding Camps

In partnership with the Canadian Welding Association Foundation

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Ages 12-15 — open registration

July 17-21 — 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
School of Trades and Technology
Room TT 272 (Welding Shop)

Ages 12-15 — girls only

July 24-28 — 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
School of Trades and Technology
Room TT 272 (Welding Shop)

Targeted for at-risk youth ages 12-15, Mind over Metal camps are changing the perceptions of youth and their parents about welding and careers in welding. These five-day introductions cover safety, welding processes and the completion of projects including cowbells, business card holders, roses and steel art.

Send your completed registration to dgeiger@tru.ca by June 23, 2017.