Training Program

We have become a certified trade by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. Local 31 actively supports the Tile, Terrazzo & Marble Trade School (TTMTS) and Apprenticeship Program.

Apprentice Training: Course Schedule

The Union trains apprentices through the Tile, Terrazzo & Marble Trade School. During the apprenticeship period, these two courses offered through the Trade School are a requirement and must be completed by the end of the third year of apprenticeship, as the Collective Agreement states (8.11).

Course Schedule:

April 6, 2015 – June 5, 2015

August 3, 2015 – October 2, 2015

October 12, 2015 – December 11, 2015

January 4, 2016 – March 4, 2016

Each 9 week course runs Monday to Friday ��� 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

For course applications please click [here].

Red Seal Exam Preparation Course:

Enrollment Closed.

The following requirements are mandatory for all participants:

  • MUST be a registered apprentice with the Ministry of Training Colleges and Universities
  • MUST have completed both Level I and Level II in-school training courses
  • MUST have accumulated a minimum of 5600 hours of on-site training.

For course applications please click [here].

If you have any questions regarding registration or eligibility feel free to contact Robert Roppa at The Terrazzo Tile & Marble Trade School at 905-660-4816 or