Architectural Glass and Metal Technician (Glazier)

YWCA Toronto is funded by the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development (MLTSD) and has partnered with the Finishing Trades Institute (FTI) and the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT) to bring you a unique pre-apprenticeship training program for women and gender diverse people focused on becoming an Architectural Glass and Metal Technician (Glazier).

What does this program offer?

  • Women and gender diverse people focused pre-apprenticeship
  • Academic upgrading (math, English, and essential skills for the trade)
  • Safety training and equipment
  • Level 1 Certification
  • Job readiness training
  • Up to eight weeks placement experience after training is completed
  • Supportive, highly-skilled, certified instructors
  • Provide basic work tools and textbooks
  • Public transportation support (if applicable)
  • Ongoing support from YWCA Toronto staff

How do I apply?

To register, please click here and complete the registration form. For more information, please contact us at or 416.964.3883.

Information Sessions

You can book an online information session during the following times:
Every Monday: 1pm to 2pm and Wednesday: 10am to 11am.

Book your session today by contacting Amina Shah, Client Services and Program Support at: 416.964.3883 |

Or register for one of our sessions on Eventbrite here.

Location and Contact

Finishing Trades Institute

130 Unit C Toro Rd
North York, ON M3J 2A9 

Contact Us
For more information, please contact us at or 416.964.3883.

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