October 13, 2017 – William Daniel McCLOY

Charges: Part III Provincial Offences Act summons for offences under the Ontario College of Trades and Apprenticeship Act, 2009, sec. 4 – employing or otherwise engaging individual to engage in compulsory trade without a Certificate of Qualification (six counts).

Summary: On March 3, 2017, Ontario College of Trades inspectors conducted an inspection at Woody’s VW, located at 25912 Woodbine Avenue, Keswick ON following a complaint received by the Ontario College of Trades that an unauthorized individual was performing work at this location. The inspectors determined that a number of individuals employed or engaged by William Daniel McCloy performed compulsory trade work on six motor vehicles while they did not hold Certificates of Qualification or Statements of Membership in the compulsory trade of automotive service technician (310S) that were not suspended, and while they were not apprentices in the trade working pursuant to a registered training agreement that is not suspended.

On October 13, 2017 William Daniel McCloy was convicted of all six charges in a Newmarket Court and was ordered to pay a fine of $4,500 plus a $750 victim fine surcharges. In addition, the court issued a two-year probation order for Mr. McCloy.

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