From: Ministry of Labour, Training, and Skills Development
Apprenticeship registration numbers dropped precipitously during 2020
Learn how you can create a plan to help protect your workers and others from novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19).
Find resources, best practices and information to help you create a COVID-19 workplace safety plan to keep your workers safe and healthy, and your construction projects going during COVID-19.
Feb. 24th Webinar from SHERRARD KUZZ LLP. Complimentary registration.
The Office of the Employer Advisor is hosting a series of FREE webinars on various WSIB topics. Join in these informative sessions by registering through the link:
Submitted to Ontario’s Apprenticeship Youth Advisors
Gain what you train when you hire an apprentice. Find out how to take on an apprentice and how it benefits you as an employer.
The Group Sponsorship Grant gives up to $1,000,000 annually to encourage employers to come together using a group sponsorship arrangement to hire and train apprentices.
Support provided to small-to-medium sized employers and group sponsors that hire, register and train apprentices, promoting participation in the skilled trades and apprenticeship system.
Item #43. F) Construction activities or projects and related services, including land surveying and demolition services, that would provide additional capacity in the production, processing, manufacturing or distribution of food, beverages or agricultural products.
In light of yesterday’s announcement from Premier Ford on behalf of the Ontario Government regarding the province-wide shutdown, we are providing information regarding essential construction activities. Please see pages 22 + 23.
The Ministry of Labour Training and Skills Development’s Apprenticeship Youth Advisors have developed a survey as part of their consultation process. CFBA Members please contribute your input:
Ontario’s Prevention Council and Chief Prevention Officer Ron Kelusky released the following statement
All constructors, employers, supervisors, and workers are asked to commit to the prevention of injuries, illnesses, and fatalities in light of an alarming number of workplace fatalities.
Statement from Prevention Council and Ontario’s Chief Prevention Officer