Applicant - Dexter Institute (2020)
The Dexter Institute Private Career College offers two programs: Heavy Equipment Operator and Heavy Civil Skilled Worker. Both programs involve approximately seven weeks of classroom theory, six weeks of practical training, and a roughly three-month paid work term. Graduates of the program are guaranteed an offer of employment. There is no cost to apply; the tuition for successful applicants chosen through the interview and testing process is $8000 plus applicable taxes. The program runs from February through to September, exact dates to be announced later in 2019.
- 17+ years of age
- Grade 12 graduation certificate or transcript -OR- Mature Student (must pass written aptitude test)
- Current valid driver's license
- Be physically capable of performing job for which being trained
- Must be able to pass a urinalysis drug screening
Before candidates are eligible for their first interview, they must submit a copy of their current resume; nomination letter(s); Grade 12 diploma -OR- transcript(s), or post-secondary certificates/degrees/highest grade complete; and a copy of their current, valid driver's license. These can be provided to us in paper form or by scanning and submitting the documents electronically to [email protected]
The nomination letter is a character reference letter from a current or former employer, teacher, coach, or mentor.
If submitting paper documents, mail or deliver to:
927 Rocky Lake Drive
PO Box 48100 Bedford, Nova Scotia.