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Hastings, Prince Edward and Lennox and Addington Counties

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Hastings, Prince Edward and Lennox and Addington Counties

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Local Virtual Workplace Experiences

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Custom Machining and Fabrication
Residential Construction Framing
Residential Construction Site Procedures and Processes
Registered Massage Therapy Service
Hotel and Managing Services

Skilled Responders

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Custom Machining and Fabrication
Project Manager
Indigenous Tradespeople
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Local Careers in Hospitality and Tourism

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Sales Manager
General Manager

Virtual Workplace Experiences

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Culinary Agriculture and Food Services
Apple Orchard
Robotics
Automotive Maintenance, Installation and Repair
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Hospitality Tourism

Pastry Food Services
Take a Virtual Workplace Tour at Deerhurst Resort.
Chef
Eric plans recipes, oversee food preparation and direct cooks.
Culinary Food Services
Discover the daily responsibilities and equipment used by a Sous Chef.
Sous Chef
As Junior Sous Chef at Pearl Morisette, Liam uses his creativity, teamwork and culinary skills to prepare food.

Facts about Hospitality & Tourism

Learn about hospitality and tourism opportunities in Hastings, Prince Edward and Lennox and Addington Counties.

Job Outlook
Above Average
37563
Average Annual Income
100
Projected Job Openings

Careers in Manufacturing

Everyday, people are using advance maching technology to build and innovate.

CNC Machinist
Robotic Programmer
Welder
Quality Control and Calibration
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Manufacturing

Watch STEAM come alive in custom machining and fabrication.

What is Heat Treating?
Whats in a Machinists Toolbox?
What is Bar Stock?
Surface Grinding
What is a Toolpath?

Facts about Manufacturing

Learn about the manufacturing opportunities in Hastings, Prince Edward and Lennox and Addington Counties.

Job Outlook
Above Average
56292
Average Annual Income
200
Projected Job Openings
Communication
Learn more about why employers value someone with communication skills.
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Careers in Healthcare

Explore a variety of careers in healthcare and how they impact people's lives in tangible ways.

Registered Massage Therapist
Director of Radiology
Lab Technician
CNA Physical Therapy
Registered Dietician
Clinical Pharmacist
Dental Hygienist
ER Nurse
OB Nurse
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Heathcare

Discover how Dana uses science as a Massage Therapist!

Anatomy and Kinesiology in Massage Therapy
Treatment Plans for Massage Therapist
The Process of Acupuncture

Facts about Healthcare

Learn about healthcare opportunities in Hastings, Prince Edward and Lennox and Addington Counties.

Job Outlook
Above Average
55460
Average Annual Income
1400
Projected Job Openings

Careers in Construction

Learn more about the day to day responsiblities, STEAM, and soft skills that come alive on the job.

Project Manager
Civil Engineer
Construction Project Manager
Roofing Installer
Commercial HVAC Mechanic
Plumber

Construction

Watch these videos to see engineering topics come to life at Geertsma Homes.

Residential Truss, Design Process, Manufacturing Phase, and Installation
Residential Masonry Practices in Cold Temperatures
Residential Construction Plumbing Rough in Overview
Residential Construction Electrical and Framing Rough in Processes and Procedures
Tips and Tricks of Constructing a Residential Wall
Advanced Residential Framing Techniques
The Anatomy of Lumber
Foundational Structures and Framing a Residential Home
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Facts about Construction

Learn about construction opportunities in Hastings, Prince Edward and Lennox and Addington Counties.

Job Outlook
Above Average
50448
Average Annual Income
400
Projected Job Openings
Who Cares?
Learn about the value of customer service and the impact it can have on a business.
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Transferrable Skills

Discover how soft skills are used on the job-site by these industry professionals.

Confidence in Hospitality
Customer Service in Hospitality
Adaptability in Hospitality
Tips and Tricks for Interviews
Empathy in Hospitality
The Importance of Multitasking in Machine Operations
Interpersonal Skills for RMT Entrepreneurs
Residential Construction Dedication to Your Career

Students in the Skilled Trades

Discover how students are applying their knowledge and skills to compete at Skills Ontario.

Robotics
CNC Machining
Welding
CAM

Students in the Skilled Trades

Discover how students are applying their knowledge and skills to compete at Skills Ontario.

Home Building

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SHSM Pathways

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