TORONTO, Sept. 27, 2012 /CNW/ -The Ontario College of Trades is
committed to being open and transparent about critical decisions that
affect its stakeholders and future members.
Through the Ontario College of Trades and Apprenticeship Act, 2009 and
an independent review process, those in the skilled trades are being
given ownership of those decisions.
Following a call for Written Submissions and public Oral Hearings,
independent Review Panels have recently recommended apprentice to
journeyperson ratio changes for two of the four trades that were under
The Ontario College of Trades, Board of Governors will make regulations
implementing these recommended ratio changes, following a 45-day
posting on the College website. There will be no changes until the
necessary regulation is put in place in 2013.
The College will continue to turn to its stakeholders and future members
on numerous occasions to get their feedback and hear their voices on
Copies of the reports by the Review Panels and a summary of Ratio Review
Decisions are available online at: http://www.collegeoftrades.ca/category/ratio-reviews
For more information please visit our website:www.collegeoftrades.ca
SOURCE: Ontario College of Trades
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