Kwantlen Polytechnic University

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Carpentry/ Building Construction

Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Degree:Not Applicable; Apprenticeship
Field of Study:Carpentry/Carpenter


KPU delivers in-school technical training for carpentry apprenticeship levels 1, 2, 3, and 4. An individual can become certified as a carpenter by completing this program.

Apprenticeship levels are each six weeks long, and successful completion of the apprenticeship requires 5,000 work-based training hours. This is a Red Seal trade.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    The following requirements apply:
    -Active apprentice registration in the BC Apprenticeship system
    -A valid Trade Worker Identification number from the Industry Training Authority (ITA-ID). If you do not have an ITA-ID, you will need to complete an apprenticeship registration form through the ITA prior to enrolling. To determine your eligibility please consult with the ITA.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on June 23, 2016