News

Check back regularly for news about our upcoming projects, industry insights or developments that affect any of the building trades unions.

Build TogetHER welcomes transgender members

Dec 17, 2018

Article by Corry Anderson-Fennel, Build Together BC The women’s caucus of the BC Building Trades has become the first chapter […]

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The new Apprenticeship Incentive Grant for Women

Dec 13, 2018

Available now! The new Apprenticeship Incentive Grant for Women provides $3,000 per year or level, up to a maximum amount […]

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Reflecting on Women Build Nations and what it means for Canadian tradeswomen

Nov 15, 2018

Just one month ago, over 2,300 tradeswomen – including 150 Canadian tradeswomen – gathered in Seattle, Washington to participate in […]

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Saskatchewan Contractors and Building Trades team up to promote Diversity and Inclusion

Nov 9, 2018

– Inclusion Manager appointed to expand Build Together Initiative – Regina, SK –Lyle Daniels is no stranger to overcoming barriers, […]

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An inspirational evening with Theresa King for women in the building trades

Oct 16, 2018

The first woman president of the Florida Building and Construction Trades will share her journey “from the tools to the […]

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Meeting with BC Minister of Employment, Workforce Development & Labour

Oct 11, 2018

Build TogetHER BC’s Ashley Duncan was among our BC Building Trades members meeting with Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and […]

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Can we talk about a problem people don’t want to talk about?

Sep 10, 2018

For most people, September begins the back to school season and the feeling of a new year starting. For us […]

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Message to Contractors: Hiring Women = Success

Jul 27, 2018

You’re too weak, too big, too small and too female. A young relative of mine is entering the electrical trade […]

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Explore the Skilled Trades with free printable game!

Jul 4, 2018

This printable board game is a fun way to learn about the construction skilled trades in Canada and which is […]

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Build Together at the 2018 CBTU Annual Conference

May 7, 2018

The Canada’s Building Trades Unions (CBTU) are hosting their annual legislative conference from May 7thto the 9thin Gatineau, Quebec.  Approximately […]

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