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Trades and the Affective Domain – minipod II

the Guild Podcast – Trades and the Affective Domain David Krathwohl’s Taxonomy – click here         More often than not the difference between the good and great tradespeople is the level of respect each holds for different… Continue Reading →

the Guild podcast – Minipod – Continuous Learning

the Guild podcast – Mike and Peter – Metal Fab

Shownotes for the Guild podcast episode 18 – Metal Fab Steel Fab Trades – Iron Worker, Steel Fabrication, Boilermaker Metal Fab / Ironworker – 3 year Red Seal Trade Mike McKoryk (Metal Fab Chief Instructor) – mike_mckoryk@bcit.ca Peter Thomas (Metal… Continue Reading →

the Guild Podcast – Chad Flinn – APP 2 CEO

Chad Flinn – Electrical Instructor at BCIT and Instructor for APP 2 CEO   Red Seal Electrician Worked at BCIT for last 8yrs Worked up north in Ft McMurray Passionate about teaching his trade and tradespeople about starting and running… Continue Reading →

the Guild podcast Special Edition – Contractor Corner

Elie Yaacoub is a ticketed Plumber / Gasfitter in the Greater Toronto Area. He is a second generation plumber (his dad is also a plumber) and along with his many experiences Elie has started his own business and has taught… Continue Reading →

the Guild Podcast – Jeff Dickson – Langley High School ACE-IT Program

Jeff Dickson – Langley High School – Millennials, Plumbers, and the ACE-It Program Both Dads are tradesmen Red Seal Plumber – TQ’d Gasfitter TTED Graduate – High School Shop Teacher Pioneered the ACE-IT program with BCIT and Langley High School… Continue Reading →

Half-Way-There

YES! Half-Way-There! Welcome to our half-way point! I’ve officially done 10 episodes now…amazing! And I’m having a blast doing these podcasts. Some things to note about this episode; Going back to school soon? Get Financially Ready Set Yourself Up for… Continue Reading →

the Guild Podcast – Tamara Pongracz – from Librarian to Welder to Chief Instructor

Tamara Pongracz – IP Red Seal Certified Plumber – From Librarian to Welding to Plumbing Tamara is the Chief Instructor for the Trades Access / Trades Discovery Program at BCIT. Tamera talks about her transition from those “typical girl’s jobs”… Continue Reading →

Special Episode – Canadian International Conference on Education

Canadian International Conference on Education University of Toronto (Mississauga) Key Note #1 – Changing Mindset in a Changing World Levels of poverty are increasing The “Middle Class” is disappearing Poverty reaches across all demographics A need to change mindsets –… Continue Reading →

the Guild Podcast – So, You Want to Work up North?

Rick Lindberg – Steamfitter – So, You Want to Work Up North? In this episode, “so, you want to work up north?” I interview Rick Lindberg. Rick’s a new steamfitting instructor with us here at BCIT. Before he embarked upon… Continue Reading →

the Guild Podcast – Starting My Business After Trades-School

Thanks for downloading the episode and taking the time to read the show notes. I really appreciate it. I had the privilege of sitting down with one our newest instructor hires and chat about his experience in apprenticeship and how… Continue Reading →

the Guild Podcast – Episode 5 – Our First Year in the Trade

Our First Year in the Trade – Episode 5 In this episode, I interviewed Adam and Jaden. Both come from good backgrounds and you’ll notice I get a little excited when Adam starts talking football. Some interesting quotes from this… Continue Reading →

the Guild Podcast – episode 004 – Eric Moeller – What’s in Store for Sheet Metal Trades?

Hi everyone and welcome to another episode of the Guild podcast. In this episode, I talk with Eric Moeller from the BCIT Sheet Metal department in the School of Construction and the Environment. Eric’s passion for his trade and his… Continue Reading →

Special Episode of the Guild – Piping Instructor’s Conference at SAIT

In this first special episode of the Guild, I thought I would report back to you some of the things I observed and learned from being at the National Pipe Instructor’s Conference at SAIT in Calgary. It was an all… Continue Reading →

the Guild Podcast – Episode 003a – Developing Your Craft

In this episode I interview Mike Evans. He joined Alpha Mechanical roughly the same time I did and we cut our teeth on some of the same projects throughout our apprenticeship. I have a deep respect and admiration for Mike… Continue Reading →

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