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December 8, 2020 4:00 PM

Applications open for pre-apprenticeship program

Conestoga is now accepting applications for the tuition-free Pre-Apprenticeship Truck and Coach/Heavy Duty Equipment Technician program.

Funded by the Government of Ontario, the program will be delivered through the Guelph campus starting in January 2021. Students will experience 15 weeks of in-class and online training for the truck and coach/heavy equipment repair trade, followed by an eight-week work placement.

Interested applicants are encouraged to attend a virtual information session for an overview of the application and acceptance process. Information sessions will take place via Zoom on the following dates from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

For additional information, please contact Sandra Pluim-Siefert at 226-338-8764 or email