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The Delta Trades & Technical Career Fair was started by Mayor Lois E. Jackson in 2013 to inspire students to pursue a variety of career options in the trades and technical areas.

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The annual free event, held at Sungod Recreation Centre, provides an opportunity for students, parents and the general public to explore trades and technical careers through hands-on, interactive exhibits, demonstrations, and talking directly with experts in the field.

For more information about becoming an exhibitor, please contact Michael Gomm.

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High school students from Grades 10 – 12 are invited to flex their nautical muscles with the first-ever Delta Career Fair Boat Race!

GRAND PRIZE $2800 CASH

2nd PRIZE: $1600

BONUS!  Team with the most fans: $800

Bring a crew of four to Sungod Recreation Centre on April 27, 2017 to construct a vessel that can withstand the treacherous tides of the Sungod Pool. Participating seafarers will gain an exclusive opportunity to work with experts from the marine industry to create the swiftest craft possible.

See cardboard boats in action!

Registration is now closed!

Event Schedule

3:00 – 3:20 pm  Team Check-in
3:20 – 3:45 pm  Opening Remarks
3:45 – 5:45 pm  Boat Building
5:45 – 6:20 pm  Meal break, followed by team moving boat to the Sunshine Pool and suiting up!
6:20 – 6:50 pm  THE RACE IS ON!
6:50 – 7:15 pm  Teams dry off and reassemble at the main stage
7:15 – 7:45 pm  Awards & Closing Remarks

For more information about the event, please contact Angelina Henshaw.

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Videos & Photos

Check out the video and photo gallery below to see the careers and hands-on fun you can discover at the Career Fair!

 

#DeltaCareerFair Testimonial: Johnathan


Photo Gallery

Check out all the photos from the fourth annual Delta Trades & Technical Career Fair.
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Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Vancouver Community College
BC Institute of Technology
Delta School District

2017 Exhibitors

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