Ontario is leading more and more initiatives to spread the awareness that a job in a skilled trade is an admirable path. That including government grants and loans to support skilled trades industry promotion.
Ontario announced that they will be removing red tape for skilled workers to register for their profession
The Group Sponsorship Grant (GSG) provides up to $3,000,000 in non-repayable government funding towards onboarding skilled trades apprenticeships.
Sixteen northern Ontario projects will create new skilled jobs and retain workers in local communities thanks to the $800K investment from the Rural Economic Development (RED) program.