Asked by: Skye Sarno
asked in category: General Last Updated: 1st May, 2020

Do you need a license to be a carpenter in Ontario?

General Carpenter is a trade regulated by the Ontario College of Trades and Apprenticeship Act, 2009. Upon passing the trade's certification examination and meeting the College's registration requirements, the individual may apply to become certified and registered as a journeyperson in the trade.

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Keeping this in view, how do I become a carpenter in Ontario?

General Carpentry Program Requirements Carpentry programs typically require an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, which includes a grade 12 English credit. A grade 12 math credit may also be required for some programs.

Also, how do you become a carpenter in Canada? Training and Certification

  1. Apprenticeship. Apprenticeship involves both classroom studies and on-the-job training under the supervision of a certified Carpenter, called a journeyperson.
  2. Entering an apprenticeship program. Requirements for carpentry apprenticeship programs vary across Canada.
  3. Program length.
  4. Certification.

Also Know, how much do carpenters make in Ontario?

The average salary for a Carpenter is $25.28 per hour in Ontario, which meets the national average.

Do carpenters need to be registered?

Carpenter Licensing When it comes to contractor licenses, each state has its own regulations. Most states require some form of licensing – though these are not all the same, and several states do not require any licensing at all. Some states may require a license for carpenters and not for roofers, or vice versa.

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