Ottawa Construction Association

Cost-effective Recruiting and Succession Planning - Accessing College Co-op Programs for Talent

Upcoming Sessions
There are currently no upcoming sessions scheduled for this course
Course Duration

The course duration is approximately 1 hr.


Price

OCA Members: $0.
Non-Members: $25.


Description

Join the Algonquin College co-op department at the OCA on March 15, 2018  from 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m for a FREE, 60-minute, “coffee and donuts” information session that will cover:

  • Current labour market, demographic trends, and how Algonquin College is responding.
  • Financial incentives for hiring co-op students (up to $7,000 per co-op hire)
  • Programs offering co-op students and when they are available (Civil Engineering Tech, Architectural Tech, Building Science, etc.)
  • Skill sets that Algonquin College co-op students can offer (CAD, Revit, estimating, surveying, solar design, structural analysis, energy performance, etc.)
  • How to hire and onboard a co-op student
  • Debunking the myths of co-op (It’s not a lot of paperwork)

The talent crunch has arrived in the construction sector, so join the OCA and Algonquin College to discuss strategies to address these challenges and grow your business.


Upcoming Sessions
There are currently no upcoming sessions scheduled for this course