Conestoga events

Women in Skilled Trades (WIST) program information session

April 12, 2023 | 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Cambridge - Reuter Drive campus

Conestoga is now accepting applications for the full-time, tuition-free Women in Skilled Trades (WIST) General Carpenter Pre-apprenticeship program beginning September 2023.

Attending an information session is the first step in the application process. Participants will receive details about general carpentry, the WIST program, and next steps. 

Eligible candidates must be

  • 16 years of age or over, with an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or General Education Development (GED) equivalent 
  • a resident of, and able to work in Ontario, and
  • proficient in English.


Conestoga College, Cambridge - Reuter Drive campus (Conestoga Skilled Trades Campus), 25 Reuter Drive, Cambridge, Room 1034

To register:

To register for this session, please email Nadine McPhee at

Additional information sessions:

Additional WIST program information sessions will be held on the following dates: 

For more information:

For more information and to register, contact Nadine McPhee at