Career Connections

The RDIEC's Career Connections program provides an opportunity for interested Grade 10-12 students to obtain entry level skills and industry recognized safety training certification.  Participating students also have the opportunity to obtain a high school credit upon completion of the work experience component.

This program involves three (3) steps:  

         1.  Skill Acquisition - this is an introduction to the career area through basic skill development.  During this phase, the students will acquire industry specific entry level skills in the career highlighted. Classes held at Saskpolytech Regina for 5 consecutive Fridays Starting November 10, 2017, last class December 8, 2017.

         2.  Safety Training - the students will receive Basic First Aid, CPR Classroom November 18th.  WHMIS and one further elective safety course to be completed online.

        3.  Career Work Exploration Credit - it students would like to continue this program and earn a Career and Work Exploration credit, there is the option for them to complete a work experience placement.


Students should be interested in the skilled trades and have time in their personal schedules to fulfill the commitment of this program.  Students must dress appropriately for working in this industry.  No open-toed shoes are allowed.  Interested students will have the opportunity to learn about the Machining or Auto Body Trades, complete the on-line HAAS training that is part of this program and learn some entry level Machining skills.  Students will meet at Saskatchewan Polytechnic Regina Campus for each of their skill building sessions.  The program runs for 5 consecutive Friday afternoons with the first one on Friday November 10th from 1-6 pm, the last session is on December 8th.


Machining Program November 10 - December 8     Click Here for Registration Form 


Auto Body Program November 10 - December 8     Click Here for Registration Form