Programs & Events 

Skills Work for Women® Conferences

Encourages school-aged females to consider careers in under represented fields of skilled trades and technologies.  


A program created by Skills Canada NL and NL Association of CBDC's, aimed at encouraging youth to consider skilled careers as pathways to business ownership. 

Vale In-School Presentations

Skills Canada NL representatives in partnership with Vale make frequent visits to classrooms across the province to discuss competition and career opportunitites in skilled trades and technologies.

National Skilled Trade & Technology Week

The goal of this week-long event is to promote and host awareness raising events around the many career opportunities in skilled trades and technology in Canada.

Annual Skilled Career Day

This day is dedicated to celebrating the work of skilled trades-people and technologists and highlighting the array of rewarding career opportunities available in these sectors. 

Essential Skills

The Government of Canada and other national and international agencies have developed 9 essential skills that are needed for work, learning and life.