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We encourage all of our participants to submit the optional Lean Canvas Micro-Credential Assignment. Doing so will provide you with some great practice in the ideation of your own skilled trades business and you'll also have the chance to earn a micro-credential from Ontario Tech University with a passing grade.
No, the program is designed to support participants who have little to no skilled trades experience.
As the program is self-paced, the time to complete often varies from participant to participant but on average the program can be completed in half a day.
The BEST program has been created with the purpose of guiding Black Youth ages 16-39 through the process of starting their own business in the skilled trades. As the focus of the program is to support diversity, all individuals are welcome to participate.