HPAC Magazine

Human Resources

January 26, 2015  

Push is on for hydronics-specific certification

CIPH and CHC work with regulator to resolve dilemma.

January 21, 2015  

Crossing jurisdictions: Share your apprentice experience

CAF-FCA is asking employers and apprentices to participate in its Labour Mobility of Apprentices survey.

January 9, 2015  

Canada Apprentice Loan program open for business

Access to over $100 million in interest-free loans each year for Red Seal trade apprentices.

January 8, 2015  

BC training tax credit program extended

British Columbia’s training tax credit program, which was implemented

January 7, 2015  

Hootsuite CEO on ending e-mail overload

HootSuite CEO Ryan Holmes on the LinkedIn Influencer blog says:

October 23, 2014  

Reviewer appointed for the Ontario College of Trades

In her 2014 Plan for Ontario, Premier Kathleen Wynne

October 1, 2014  

Be Aware Of Potential Risks

Just how much of a threat is asbestos to mechanical contractors?

September 30, 2014  

ExakTime retains spot on Inc. magazine’s fastest growing companies list

For the fifth time since 2006, ExakTime has been

September 12, 2014  

Grundfos partners with Water Missions International to supply clean drinking water to communities

Grundfos customers, partners and employees gathered at Lions Valley

September 5, 2014  

ORAC, JTAC launch soft website for apprentice program

Applications invited to first-year apprenticeship program

August 11, 2014  

National apprenticeship network facilitator seeks nominations

The Canadian Apprenticeship Forum (CAF-FCA) has issued a call for

August 1, 2014  

Economic Action Plan 2014 proposes to create the Canada Apprentice Loan

Access to over $100 million in interest-free loans each year for Red Seal trade apprentices

June 27, 2014  

Former Kohler exec moves to Rinnai

Rinnai America Corporation has named Frank Windsor general manager effective

June 11, 2014  

StatsCan releases apprenticeship numbers for 2012

Steamfitter/pipefitter trade lead with largest annual increase in new registrations.

May 1, 2014  

Learning model a good fit for skilled trades

Masters Challenge winner instrumental in partnering of institutions.

April 20, 2014  

New Journeyperson to apprentice ratios in effect

OCOT completes review process with 14 reductions and one increase for skilled trades

April 9, 2014  

Successful high school program turns out licensed gas fitters

Over the past six years students at College Avenue

April 6, 2014  

Skills Canada-Ontario hosts Toronto Young Women’s Networking Event, qualifiers for national event

Since 2000, Skills Canada – Ontario Young Women’s Networking

March 21, 2014  

Nominations invited for the 2014 Darryl Cruickshank Memorial Award

Nominations for the  2014 Darryl Cruickshank Memorial Award will

March 7, 2014  

Toronto to host 2014 Skills Canada National Competition

Skills/Compétences Canada recently announced that Canada’s top skilled trade and technology students,

February 1, 2014  

Pay Now Or Pay Later

Pension reform presents a dilemma with serious political and social ramifications.

January 15, 2014  

Leadership workshop tackles challenges of managing different generations

Leader or lagger? Popular HRAI AGM speaker helps you tell the difference.

November 14, 2013  

Skilled trades employers call for halt of compulsory certification process

The Ontario Skilled Trades Alliance recently submitted a request

October 15, 2013  

Sprinkler and fire protection installer classification under review

The College requests written submissions from interested parties.

October 8, 2013  

MCA Alberta names new ED

With the pending retirement of MCA Alberta executive director,

August 14, 2013  

Report analyses the effect of apprenticeship restrictions in skilled trades

Outdated provincial regulations are needlessly limiting the number of

July 24, 2013  

Viega launching trades training program in Canada

Viega is establishing the Viega Academy Partner Program in

July 23, 2013  

Career and job fair resource

Planning to hire new graduates? CIPH has compiled a

July 19, 2013  

Report says mentors lead to apprentice success

The Canadian Apprenticeship Forum – Forum canadien sur l’apprentissage

July 7, 2013  

Wolseley hits the links and home runs for Special Olympics

Over the past month, Wolseley Canada held two fundraising