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Union Resource Pages

Welcome to our Union Resource Information pages. Here you will learn more about what it takes to become an apprentice or journey person in a specific skilled trade as well as read more in depth on IUPAT Ontario Union news and issues. We hope you find what you see helpful and encouraging as you share your Union career with others.

Apprentice Jobs Readily Available in Toronto

Choose a Career in the Skilled Trades as a Glazier

Earn Greater Pay and Better Benefits with this Toronto Painters Union

Get Your Skilled Trades Career Started with a Drywall Finishers Apprenticeship

How to Join a Toronto Construction Union

How to Become a Union Glazier in Toronto

Important Notice – The 2013 Raiding Period is Here – Be Prepared

IUPAT Ontario New Headquarters Slated to Open 2014

IUPAT’s Business Manager Speaks to Canadian Prime Minister at Training Centre Visit

Keep Current with Your Health & Safety Training

Learn More About Our Trade Union History

Let Us Answer Your Question: Why Join a Union?

Ontario High School Students Encouraged to Train with Trade Union

Opportunities on the Rise for Interior and Exterior Painters

Select Your Apprenticeship Program to Learn Your Skilled Trade

Start a New Career with Training in the Trades

There’s A Place for Women Painters in the Skilled Trades

Union Announces Safety & Training Awards

Union Jobs Allow You to Earn Money & Benefits While Getting Trained

Union Jobs Offer Higher Wages for Skilled Workers than Non-Union Counterparts

What Does Residential Painter Do?

What is a Trade Union & What Do They Do?

Why Drywall Finishing is a Great Career Choice for You

Why Trades Training is Better than a Four Year University

You Can Get Involved In IUPAT’s Political Activism