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Enhanced Construction Program

​NEWS RELEASE                                 

Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park Street West, Windsor ON N9A 6K1

519-255- 3200  

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, November 10, 2020

Contact: Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury

Phone: 519-255-3200 ext. 10224

​Building a Future

- Enhanced Construction Program -

Secondary students in the Greater Essex County District School have an opportunity to earn credits, develop skills and acquire industry certifications in the Enhanced Construction Program which is operated in partnership with the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America.

It's a unique program that introduces students to the construction industry and provides employers with a new source of skilled workers.

On Thursday, November 12th at 10:00 a.m. at Carpenters' Local 494 (2179 Fasan Dr., Oldcastle) MPP Rick Nichols (Chatham-Kent / Leamington) along with GECDSB Director of Education Erin Kelly and Tomi Hulkkonen of UBC Local 494 will be speaking about the program and the support from Ontario's Skills Catalyst Fund.

​For more information contact Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury @ 519-255-3200 ext. 10224.