Getting Started

Get started on a path towards a great career by following these five steps:

  • Choose a trade by doing your research. The more you know about yourself, the better. By exploring your interests, talents and abilities and finding out more about various trades, you will discover a trade that is right for you.
  • Complete the application forms and submit them to your OYAP contact/co-op teacher at your school.
  • Meet with your OYAP contact/co-op teacher, who will discuss the program with you, answer any questions you may have and assist you in finding the program best suited to your likes and abilities.
  • Participate in a co-op experience in the trade you have chosen.