Skilled Futures

Explore Skilled Careers

The Skilled Futures Series offers students an opportunity to take part in interactive skilled trade and technology workshops. Skilled Futures is a series of one-day career exploration events for junior high and high school students. Skilled Futures is offered to groups in-person at training facilities throughout the province from October to April.

Skilled Futures in Technology introduces students to career opportunities available using emerging and innovative technologies

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Skilled Futures in Trades introduces students to career opportunities available in a variety of skilled trades.

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Skilled Futures in Energy introduces students to career opportunities that are specifically available in Nova Scotia’s energy sector.

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Skilled Futures in Oceans introduces students to career opportunities available in Nova Scotia’s oceans sector.

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Skilled Futures for Women introduces female students to career opportunities available in skilled trades and technologies.

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If you’re interested in learning more about Skilled Futures our Program Manager, Emilla Conlon, would love to hear from you!

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Skilled Futures Virtual Experience

We are now proud to offering a Virtual Skilled Futures Experience hosted right here on our website. Our Skilled Futures Virtual Experience includes videos and activities from Skilled Futures in Technology and Skilled Futures in Energy.

This year we also hosted a panel discussion and interview series as part of our Skilled Futures for Women Program which can be viewed here.

Enter Virtual Skilled Futures Experience

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Skilled Futures Virtual Experience
Program Partners

Support and materials for the Skilled Futures Program are supplied by our Program Partners. For more information on becoming a partner for one of our programs please contact our partnerships manager: Jennifer Lambe.

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