General Home Maintenance
- Are you a homeowner looking to develop some basic home maintenance skills?
- Are you tired of paying too much for simple home repairs?
- Are you considering a career in the trades but are unsure where to start?
If so, check out our General Home Maintenance course.
In a cooperative and upbeat environment, students learn basic home maintenance skills and tool techniques. Topics include carpentry, electrical, drywall and plumbing. Courses are hands-on and take place in our demonstration centres and interactive work areas. Our instructors are experts with years of experience in their respective trades.
Classes run from 6 to 9:30 pm. All tools, materials and safety equipment are provided.
- Week 1: Tools & Safety
- Week 2: Basic Carpentry
- Week 3: Trim Carpentry
- Week 4: Basics of Electricity
- Week 5: Electrical Repair and Troubleshooting
- Week 6: Drywall Installation
- Week 7: Drywall Finishing and Repair
- Week 8: Plumbing Basics
- Week 9: Plumbing Repair
|Full 9-Week Course||$420||$210|
|Carpentry (Weeks 1 to 3)||$180||$90|
|Electrical (Weeks 4 & 5)||$120||$60|
|Drywall (Weeks 6 & 7)||$120||$60|
|Plumbing (Weeks 8 & 9)||$120||$60|
|Fall 2013||Thursday nights starting September 26|
|Winter 2014||Thursday nights starting January 30|
For registration or additional information please call 905-522-8686 or email.
We offer customized hands-on training to corporations that are interested in developing their staff’s knowledge with respect to the building trades.
In addition, we offer certification in Emergency First Aid, CPR, Fall Protection/Prevention
Our corporate training service includes rental of our classroom and shop as well as instruction
by licensed tradespeople.
If you would like to discuss how we could customize a training package for you, please email or call 905-522-8686.