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Apprenticeship in early Canada What is an apprentice? An apprentice is someone learning their trade on the job, under the supervision and mentorship of a certified journeyperson, with periods of technical training, in an apprenticeable trade and registered as an apprentice with the Government of Nova Scotia. What is a journeyperson? A journeyperson is someone …





Amps,Watts,Ohms,Volts explained Amperage – measurement of the amount of flow in an electrical current; shorten to “amp”; named in honor of Andre’-Marie Ampere (1775-1836) for his early work in the field of electrodynamics. Wire Gauges and Uses Wire Use Rated Ampacity Wire Gauge Low-voltage Lighting and Lamp Cords 10 Amps 18 Gauge Extension Cords 13 Amps 16 …

Measurement/Technical Drawing

Measurements (Why Inch, Foot, Mile) How To Read a Ruler The Ruler Game Trades math Workbook skilled trades classroom

Plumbing Basics

This website has a number of short animations which illustrate basic plumbing concepts.  


Electrical safety Eye safety General safety Housekeeping safety PPE Student safety rights Slip safety Tools safety Construction worker risk assesment     heads up for safety- p. 45,  

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Small Projects

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Trade Fair Project

Vocabulary Assignment Trades Fair