FACULTY OF TRADES
There will always be a demand for skilled trades workers across Canada. Those who work within the trades are well-respected and play a vital role in our economy. As someone who works in this sector, you will always find opportunities to challenge yourself while advancing your career.
Shortages of skilled trades workers are being reported across all sectors. With a large portion of workers retiring in the coming years, more jobs will become available.
Eastern College offers diploma programs in several different specialties of trades work and will prepare you with the skills, knowledge, and real-world experience you need to launch your career.
Do you enjoy problem-solving and working with your hands? The Construction Electrician Diploma program at Eastern College is an extremely practical approach to learning the extensive skills required for success in the electrical trades.CONSTRUCTION ELECTRICIAN
Do you have in interest in working with your hands on complex electrical equipment? The Industrial Electrician Diploma program at Eastern College is an extremely practical approach to learning the extensive skills required for success in the electrical trades.INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICIAN
Are you naturally talented with mechanics and math? Then consider Eastern College’s Plumbing Diploma program as a natural fit for your existing skill set. Work in this highly specialized trade can include focusing on a niche offering, such as installing piping systems in new buildings, maintaining commercial and industrial settings, or retrofitting and repairing existing systems.PLUMBER
STEAMFITTER / PIPEFITTER
Are you mechanically inclined and looking for a specialized career path? Graduates of Eastern College’s Steamfitter / Pipefitter Diploma program are ready to fill this niche role within the trades, with an even balance of training in both classroom theory and shop application.STEAMFITTER / PIPEFITTER
WELDER / METAL FABRICATOR
Do your hands have a mind of their own? Welders / Metal Fabricators are best known for having extremely well-functioning hands, as well as building, repairing, and designing things is helpful in this rewarding trade.WELDER / METAL FABRICATOR