Contravention: Individual engaging in the practice of a compulsory trade without proper qualifications, contrary to section 2 of the Ontario College of Trades and Apprenticeship Act, 2009 (OCTAA).
Summary: On October 31, 2017, Ontario College of Trades inspectors conducted a follow-up inspection at 1003 Confederation Street, Sarnia, ON. The inspectors determined that Pat R. Cooper was performing auto body work while he did not hold a Certificate of Qualification or a Statement of Membership in the compulsory trade of auto body and collision damage repairer (310B) that is not suspended, and while he was not an apprentice in the trade working pursuant to a registered training agreement that is not suspended.
Notice of Contravention: On November 29, 2017, a College inspector issued a Notice of Contravention to Pat R. Cooper of Sarnia, setting out an administrative penalty of $250. Mr. Cooper had no other OCTAA Notices of Contravention issued to him in the three years preceding the date of the current notice.