Introducing the Chair’s Award of Excellence! The Ontario College of Trades (College) through the new Chair’s Award of Excellence will annually honour individuals or organizations that have made an outstanding contribution to the skilled trades and apprenticeship in Ontario.

Nominee criteria:

  • Demonstrate outstanding support for apprenticeship in Ontario, including promotion, diversity, consistent training, and completion;
  • Deliver innovative training and support for apprentices or demonstrate longstanding success in completion rates and outcomes;
  • Demonstrate outstanding leadership as ambassadors to increase the sustainability and promotion of Ontario’s skilled trades.

Nominations are open February 27 – March 31, 2017 to employers, individuals, groups, and associations to recognize individuals or organizations that excel in the support, promotion and leadership of Ontario’s skilled trades and apprenticeship system.

Winners will be announced on the College’s website, featured in Trades Today magazine, and honoured at the Annual Meeting of Members on June 12, 2017 in London, ON. Winners will be honoured annually following the inaugural award.

How to Apply
Nominations are now closed.