Carpentry


Location
Nunavimmi Pigiursavik Centre, Inukjuak


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Diploma of Vocational Studies (DVS)

1,350 hours distributed over 1.5 school years

Internship

None

Applications accepted year-round

 

Course description

Nature of work

  • Build concrete formwork, wood frames, and metallic partitions; perform joinery work; build and erect structures; repair wood and metal parts; finish the interior and exterior of a building, and lay out construction projects

This profession is ideal for someone who meets the following criteria:

  • Has good stamina
  • Is well-coordinated
  • Can visualize three-dimensional objects in space
  • Can perform precise calculations with ease
  • Enjoys working outside
  • Feels comfortable working at heights

General Admissions Requirements

Candidate must meet one of the following:


  • Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent, for example, an Attestation of Equivalence of Secondary V studies, or a post-secondary diploma such as the Diploma of College Studies or a Bachelor’s degree.


OR

  • Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary IV credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition for equivalent learning.


OR

  • Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites*: the successful completion of the General Development Test, or recognition of equivalent learning.


OR

  • Persons who have obtained Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister are required to pursue general education courses, concurrently with their vocational training, in order to obtain the Secondary IV credits they lack in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister.

 

* Language of Instruction

Adult Education

Youth Sector

3101-1 + 3102-2
OR
3070-3
632-306

 

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