About Skilled Trades

Imagine a career where your work is truly hands-on — giving you the ability to shape your environment and build futures from the ground up.

Imagine having the training and tools at your fingertips to power infrastructure, propel industries, and provide essential services in your community and beyond.

At Red River College, we deliver the knowledge and experience to help you succeed in a range of skilled trades and technological fields.

Our commitment to strengthening the workforce through high standards and high-quality programming ensures our students get a head start and our graduates get jobs.

Skilled trades training opens the door to an exciting world of possibilities, promising innovative work, rewarding roles, and opportunities for great pay and advancement.

Take the first steps on a career path leading to positions in plumbing, electrical, greenspace, manufacturing, power engineering, machining, refrigeration, welding and carpentry.

Our expert instructors and state-of-the-art facilities — including the newly announced Skilled Trades and Technology Centre — allow our students to gain experience with the same technology used by industry.

That competitive edge — coupled with the current shortage of skilled workers in a number of fields — means you’ll be in high demand as soon as you graduate.

Learn how Red River College can help make your career goals a reality. Join the next generation of skilled trades workers — and discover your potential to help build on the world around you.