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FEATURE

NOT JUST FOR GUYS:

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Industry Wants to See More Women Enter Construction

By Stephen Murdoch

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hrough gender specific programming and opportunities for mentorship, the construction industry
is hoping to get more women on job
sites. Although Canada has come a long
way when it comes to the number of
women that work in construction, more
needs to be done so that women don't
remain largely underrepresented.
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Reggie Caverson from Workforce
Planning for Sudbury & Manitoulin
(WPSM) feels we haven't done enough
to change the culture of the construction industry or encourage women to
enter the construction trades. "Data
shows us that there is room for women
to grow in the construction trades for
Greater Sudbury and the Districts of

Sudbury and Manitoulin. For journeypersons in the top 10 construction
trades, women are largely missing.
The picture for apprentices is not
that different. Journeypersons in the
compulsory trades and all apprentices, regardless of trade, are required
to register with OCoT to work in their
trade. Women apprentices again are


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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Construction North 2018

Executive Director’s Report
President’s Report
Northern Ontario Project Attracts International Attention
70 Years and Counting
Arbitrator Supports Employer in Medical Marijuana Case
Hiring a Lawyer – Choosing a Tombstone
NOCA Celebrates 70 Years
Not Just for Guys: Industry Wants to See More Women Enter Construction
COCA Update
Education Report
Membership Report
Entertainment Report
2018 Suppliers’ Guide
Index to Advertisers
Construction North 2018 - Intro
Construction North 2018 - cover1
Construction North 2018 - cover2
Construction North 2018 - 3
Construction North 2018 - 4
Construction North 2018 - 5
Construction North 2018 - 6
Construction North 2018 - Executive Director’s Report
Construction North 2018 - 8
Construction North 2018 - President’s Report
Construction North 2018 - Northern Ontario Project Attracts International Attention
Construction North 2018 - 11
Construction North 2018 - 70 Years and Counting
Construction North 2018 - 13
Construction North 2018 - 14
Construction North 2018 - Arbitrator Supports Employer in Medical Marijuana Case
Construction North 2018 - Hiring a Lawyer – Choosing a Tombstone
Construction North 2018 - NOCA Celebrates 70 Years
Construction North 2018 - Not Just for Guys: Industry Wants to See More Women Enter Construction
Construction North 2018 - 19
Construction North 2018 - COCA Update
Construction North 2018 - 21
Construction North 2018 - Education Report
Construction North 2018 - Membership Report
Construction North 2018 - Entertainment Report
Construction North 2018 - 25
Construction North 2018 - 26
Construction North 2018 - 27
Construction North 2018 - 2018 Suppliers’ Guide
Construction North 2018 - Index to Advertisers
Construction North 2018 - 30
Construction North 2018 - cover3
Construction North 2018 - cover4
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