Congratulations to the Graduating Class of the Women in Trades Training at TRU

Congratulations to the 16 Women graduating from the Women in Trades Training program at TRU These 16 women have just completed a13 week exploratory course covering the following trades:  Electrical, Welding, Construction Craft Worker Power Engineering, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic, Automotive Technician Instrumentation Technician, Carpentry Piping, Culinary Arts, Heavy Duty Mechanics Essential Skills, Industrial … Read more

Delivering Comfort Cases

Women from local unions joined together as part of the Kamloops and District Labour Council. The women from the KDLC with donations from the affiliate unions were able to create the Comfort Packs for sexual assault victims. These were delivered to the Kamloops Sexual Assault Response Team office on International Women’s Day.

Kamloops & District Labour Council Comfort Cases

Women from various unions affiliated with the Kamloops Labour District Labour Council joined together to build Comfort Case. The comfort packages will be given to the Sexual Assault Response Team. This Joint initiative between Royal Inland Hospital, the Sexual Assault Response Team and a team of volunteers offer immediate crisis support to sexual assault survivors … Read more

BURSARY – ACTIMS Women in the Trades Application Form

ACTIMS Women in Trades Awards & Bursary Program 2019 Last year, ACTIMS held the fourth Women in Trades Awards & Bursary Program for members of the Building Trades who are working in the heavy industrial construction/maintenance industries in Canada. From the dozens of applications received, we were able to recognize three (3) women from various Locals across … Read more