Classroom Training:

  • Safety Training

  • Equipment Pre-Operation Inspection

  • Operation

  • Transportation  


Field Training:

  • Lab and Field Exercises

  • Mechanical mini simulators

  • Compactors, skid steers, mini excavators, off road haul vehicles

Essential Skills:

  • Numeracy

  • Grades

Safety Certification:


  • Traffic Control

  • Working at Heights

  • First Aid and CPR

  • Ground Disturbance

  • Propane in Construction

  • Pipeline Construction Safety Training

  • Vertical Mast & Telescopic Boom Forklift

  • MOL Health & Safety Awareness Course

8 Week Work Placement:

  • Pre-Apprentices earn a wage during the 8 week work placement with a Local 793 contractor

To apply for an Pre-Apprenticeship Program with IUOE, Local 793 you must:


  • Be at least 18 years of age

  • Submit your resume and/or application form

  • Provide a high school transcript/diploma or equivalent

  • Provide a current driver's abstract

  • Successfully achieve 70% or higher on OETIO's trade entrance exam

If you're interested in any of our Apprenticeship Programs, the first step is to register and attend one of our Information SessionsAfter you've attended an Information Session, you can Apply Here!

This Employment Ontario program is funded by the Ontario Government

This program does not require approval under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005.

Offering Training Programs in Compliance with

ministry of labour, training and skills development

© 2020 OETIO/IUOE Local 793