Private Vocational Institutions


Private Vocational Institutions

Private Vocational Institutions (PVI) are privately owned training schools that provide a wide range of employment training. In Manitoba, there are over 40 PVIs with some having more than one location.

For our purposes, we will focus on training programs related to the skilled trades. 

  • Nelson House – Construction Craft Worker, Welding
  • Manitoba Conservation and Water Stewardship – Water Purification and Waste Plant Operator Certification

Manitoba Trades Training Centre

  • Tel: (204) 774-1609
  • Introduction to Carpentry Level 1 (Winnipeg & Sagkeeng)
  • Must complete Manitoba Department of Labour Utility Gas Fitter license exam
  • High School courses: Math 40S (Applied or Pre-Calculus); Physics 30S, English 40S
  • Service Person Training Program includes Utility Gas Fitter License
  • Machine Tool Technology Program Level 1