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The Vancouver School Board partners with BCIT to offer the ITA Youth TRAIN in Trades Carpentry program.

Program Details

This program is taught at BCIT (Burnaby campus) and runs from February to July. Classes are held Monday to Friday from 7:30 am to 3:00 pm.

The School District covers the cost of tuition. However, students will be responsible for purchasing their own program learning resources and equipment.

Course Contents

Students will be introduced to safe work practices; drawing and specification interpretation, material identification, the use of hand tools and portable power tools and other shop equipment.  Refer to the BCIT website for more details.


Contact for further details

Mark Reid

Learn More

Discover more about this trade on the ITA Find My Trade Carpenter overview.

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