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IBEW and ECAO Work Together to Promote Apprenticeship Model for Ontario

March 7, 2019

IBEW and ECAO Work Together to Promote Apprenticeship Model for Ontario To read the full online article please click here. March 5, 2019 The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Construction Council of Ontario (IBEW CCO) and the Electrical Contractors Association of Ontario (ECAO) have released a research paper they believe can assist the provincial government…

Electrical Industry Canada interviews NETCO’s own Executive Director, Melissa Young

March 5, 2019

For the full online article please click here: Melissa Young — NETCO Executive Director     By Blake Marchand The National Electrical Trade Council (NETCO) is an industry-funded, not-for-profit organization that serves the industry by providing workforce development leadership on the Red Seal national standards program, apprenticeship, and promoting life-long learning within the electrical trade. In…

Changes to apprenticeship model and compulsory trades make promotion essential

February 19, 2019

  JEPP continues to promote ECAO/IBEW CCO to highlight value of brand Changes to apprenticeship model and compulsory trades make promotion essential The Joint Electrical Promotion Plan (JEPP) is looking for great stories to promote and encourages ECAO member contractors and IBEW business managers/representatives to reach out if they have interesting projects or customers who…

Training Conference will Focus on Emerging Energy Technologies

May 31, 2016

VANCOUVER – The National Electrical Trade Council, the voice of Canada’s electrical industry on workforce development issues, will host a conference in Vancouver on June 4, 2016 to consider the industry’s response to emerging technologies and related skills requirements. NETCO is a joint national partnership of the Canadian Electrical Contractors Association (CECA) and the International…

National Apprenticeship Conference Theme Partner Announced

October 13, 2015

The Canadian Apprenticeship Forum (CAF-FCA) is pleased to announce the Theme Partner for its next national conference, taking place June 5 – 7, 2016 in Vancouver, BC. The National Electrical Trade Council (NETCO)—an industry-funded, nonprofit organization that provides strategic national leadership on workforce development linked to Red Seal electrical trades—will be the lead sponsor at…