Welcome to your Ontario
Building and Construction
Trades Hub

Everything you need to start your career in the unionized construction industry.

Construction Training & Apprenticeship Ontario (CTAO) provides a one-stop shop of educational tools and materials for applicants pursuing pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship opportunities in the skilled trades.

Learn how you can succeed in technical training and on the job. Find out more about the benefits of starting a profile.

Explore the Trades

There are many career options! Do you know what trade is a good fit for you? Check out the many diverse professions here.

 

Architectural Glass and Metal Technician
Boilermaker
Bricklayer
Carpenter
Cement (Concrete) Concrete Finisher
Concrete Pump Operator
Construction Craft Worker
Crane Operators (Mobile Crane Operator/Tower Crane Operator)
Drywall Finisher and Plasterer
Drywall, Acoustic and Lathing Applicator
Electrician
Elevating Devices Mechanic
Exterior Insulated Finish Systems Mechanic
Floor Covering Installer
Hazardous Materials Worker
Heat and Frost Insulator
Heavy Equipment Operators (Tractor Loader Backhoe / Excavator / Dozer)
Ironworker
Millwright
Painter – Industrial
Painter and Decorator – Commercial and Residential
Plumber
Precast Concrete Erector / Finisher
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic
Reinforcing Rodworker
Roofer
Sheet Metal Worker
Sprinkler and Fire Protection Installer
Steamfitter
Teamster
Terrazzo, Tile and Marble Setter
Welder

Explore the Trades

There are many career options! Do you know what trade is a good fit for you? Check out the many diverse professions here.

 

Architectural Glass and Metal Technician
Boilermaker
Bricklayer
Carpenter
Cement (Concrete) Concrete Finisher
Concrete Pump Operator
Construction Craft Worker
Crane Operators (Mobile Crane Operator/Tower Crane Operator)
Drywall Finisher and Plasterer
Drywall, Acoustic and Lathing Applicator
Electrician
Elevating Devices Mechanic
Exterior Insulated Finish Systems Mechanic
Floor Covering Installer
Hazardous Materials Worker
Heat and Frost Insulator
Heavy Equipment Operators (Tractor Loader Backhoe / Excavator / Dozer)
Ironworker
Millwright
Painter – Industrial
Painter and Decorator – Commercial and Residential
Plumber
Precast Concrete Erector / Finisher
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic
Reinforcing Rodworker
Roofer
Sheet Metal Worker
Sprinkler and Fire Protection Installer
Steamfitter
Teamster
Terrazzo, Tile and Marble Setter
Welder

  

© 2021 Provincial Building & Construction Trades Council of Ontario

  

© 2021 Provincial Building & Construction Trades Council of Ontario

This Employment Ontario program is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario.