Programs in Indigenous Communities

Course updates pending.

Current and upcoming
Program Community Date
Carpentry Level 2 Lytton First Nation  
Residential Building Maintenance Worker Sampler Xatśēll First Nation and CCATEC  
Residential Building Maintenance Worker Level 1 Ulkatcho First Nation  
Women in Trades TRU Kamloops  
Road Builders Foundation and Heavy Equipment Program Neskonlith Indian Band  
Construction Trades Sampler (tentative) Merritt  
Residential Building Maintenance Worker – Level 1 (tentative) Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc  
Carpentry Foundation (tentative) Canim Lake  


Indigenous Peoples in Trades Training

Office: 250-371-5658
Mobile: 250-377-1680


Funding from the Canada-BC Workforce Development Agreement means TRU can offer trades training to Indigenous students closer to their homes and with needed supports.

Partnerships that support community-based trades training

Learn more about Indigenous trades funding