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Home Building Program

Contact the cooperative education teacher at your high school for the application form. 

The HWCDSB Home building program, in partnership with Habitat for Humanity Hamilton , a non-profit organization dedicated to the assistance of less fortunate people and families.  This new program is an excellent opportunity for senior high school students from across the board to earn credits towards their O.S.S.D. and gain valuable experience in the work force.

This is a full day program designed for senior construction trade students.  Students can earn 4 credits in a semester consisting of (2) co-operative education credits and (2) construction technology credits.

The available courses include: TCJ3EH, TCJ3CH, TCJ4EH, TCJ4CH, and Co-op found at

To download a student application form please click Application

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CBC article here

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