Trades Women

Oct 28, 2017
Agriplex   Surrey, BC

Presented by


Women working in Trades

Trades supporting trades

Come and meet the women that work in the trades. They do the jobs everyday and believe there is young talent out there. Learn what they do. Ask your questions.

We look forward to seeing you at the event. Come and meet us.

Meet the Ladies

Don't be shy, ask your questions.

We are here to talk to you.

What is my trade? Ask me.
What is a life in the trade like? Ask me.
Why do I work in the trade? Ask me.

This year's Tradeswomen Series is growing again.
Join us, meet us, come to a seminar and learn what we do, and make connections.

On the Tools

Join the TRADES

Future is now

The future is now. All the trades in BC are looking for new talent.

Whether you are just entering the workforce, looking for a career change, or are new to the area, the trades might be the profession you belong in.

Women represent 50% of the population and there is an estimated 123,000 jobs in the Trades over the next 7 years with 70% of the due to the retirment of Generation X.

The opportunities have never been better than now to join a profession where you own your skill, have long-term job security, and wages are great.

  • Make connections at the Tradeswomen booths
  • Register for a Trade Challenge, you may have it
  • Explore and see if it's for you
  • Learn at a seminar

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Hands on explore a trade
Who Trade Booth

Bricklaying 107

Waterproofing 110


Recreational Vehical Technician 114



Heavy Equipment 150

Truck 311

Drywall/Taping 225

Operating Engineers 335
ok college

Welding 231
big foot

Crane Outside

Concrete Truck Outside
bc formwork

Forming Outside

                                Tradeswomen coming together to explore, educate, and connect in the trades.  Meet the ladies and learn about their trade.

Tradeswomen Series
Time Title Presenter
10:00 am - 10:30 am

Frustrated with existing training options?
New alternative here!
Diana K.
Canadian National Trades
10:30 am - 11:00 am

Life on the tools - Drywall/Taping Melynds S.
11:00 am - 11:30 am

Teck Resources


11:30 am - Noon

Wall and Ceiling Technician (Red Seal) Poi Y.
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Electrical Joint Training Committee'

Kelly K.
Chief Instructor
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Landscaping / Horticulture Betty C.