Get a head start. Learn the foundations of a professional trade like automotive collision repair, culinary arts, baking, or hair design and earn credits toward a Level 1 apprenticeship while still in high school.
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|Automotive Collision and Refinishing Foundation Automotive Collision and Refinishing Foundation||Certificate||4144||350 weeks||Jan, Sep|
|Automotive Collision and Refinishing Foundation E-pprentice Automotive Collision and Refinishing Foundation E-pprentice||Certificate||4490||80 months||Nov|
|Baking Foundation – High School Baking Foundation – High School||Certificate||2368||60 months||Jul|
|Hairstylist – High School Hairstylist – High School||Certificate||100 months||Sep|
|Heavy Mechanical Trades Foundation Heavy Mechanical Trades Foundation||Certificate||3552||90 months||Feb, Sep, Nov|
|Professional Cook 1 – High School Professional Cook 1 – High School||Certificate||2960||280 weeks||Feb, Sep|
|Transportation Trades Sampler Transportation Trades Sampler||Short Certificate||1461||3000 hours|
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