Threshold School of Building

Service: Ready to Work

Record #: IMP0249
Last Full Update: 12 Jun 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-522-8686
Fax 905-522-6330
Primary Contact Kathy Payette, Administration; Email:
Contact Form

Agency Information

Primary Executive John Grant, Executive Director; Email:

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

A 12 week program to teach construction skill to youth-at-risk. The program provides renovation and construction services to local charities, non-profit groups, and neighbourhood associations.

  • Hands-on workshops in Carpentry, Electrical, Drywall and Plumbing
  • On-site work experience at a Threshold community building project
  • Safety training including Emergency First Aid and Working at Heights
  • Employment seminars
  • Construction math workshops
  • Personal Protective Equipment, tool belts and hand tools supplied

Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm

Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Open to all age 15 to 30.

Contact to register.

Languages English
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Hamilton
Address & Map
110 Catharine St N
Hamilton, ON
Canada L8R 1J4
Physical Access Not Accessible

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Employment / Training ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Apprenticeship ; Work Experience ; Youth Employment ; Youth Employment Programs
Service Categories Apprenticeship Preparation ~ Adolescents ; Apprenticeship Preparation ~ Women ; Apprenticeship Preparation ~ Young Adults ; Job Training Expense Assistance ; Occupation Specific Job Training ~ Adolescents ; Occupation Specific Job Training ~ Women ; Occupation Specific Job Training ~ Young Adults ; On the Job Training ; Workplace Safety Education

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