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    Broad coverage of the basics of the trade. Time...

    Broad coverage of the basics of the trade. Time restraints of class time due to a short course length lend to a light scratching of the surface of what you need to know. It's no fault of JARTS,...
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    I have heard that the Sears headquarters in...

    I have heard that the Sears headquarters in Burnaby has a few ticketed guys and they are starting to try to have a more ''dedicated'' division to refrigeration. Might be a good in to get in on the...
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    I'm still on the hunt brother. Might have a shot...

    I'm still on the hunt brother. Might have a shot with Sears. Man, it's a rough go right now.
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    Hello Sears Canada employees.

    I'm trying to get started in the trade and might have an opportunity with Sears. Albeit not the way I was thinking of going (res.) it is a chance to be indentured in Metro Vancouver, where it is next...
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    @FV Tom: Oh boy would it be grand to get a nice...

    @FV Tom: Oh boy would it be grand to get a nice long stretch of blistering heat!

    I'm hoping that has a lot to do with the real lack of new hires and Mother Nature serves up an extended heatwave...
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    I finished up the course in April. Beren putting...

    I finished up the course in April. Beren putting out resumes and emails for 6 weeks now.
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    Yeah, I did the pre-app at Jarts too and I have a...

    Yeah, I did the pre-app at Jarts too and I have a gasfitter c ticket. Still seems pretty slow at this point for new hires with no previous exp....like you said, might be a timing/ luck thing as I...
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    That's interesting. Might be tough to get a work...

    That's interesting. Might be tough to get a work permit though. Thanks for the input!
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    Inexperienced BC guys trying to get started

    Are there any other guys in BC who have been trying to get on with an outfit and had any success or even any leads? I've been knockin' on doors and puttin' out resumes like crazy but no bites yet....
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    Wow, looks like a homerun to me, but...

    Wow, looks like a homerun to me, but unfortunatley I'm in no position to hire anyone.
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    Would have studied languages harder and hit the...

    Would have studied languages harder and hit the import/export international business scene. Still might down the road in an HVAC equipment/ distributor role. Kind of my 10 year goal actually.
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    Wow.

    @Realist; great opportunity you had. what were some of the challenges and special requests that you made to the authorities?

    @Upnort; of those 3 stations, which was your favorite?
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    Worked overseas before?

    Has anyone worked outside of their home nations before?

    I worked in Japan for 5 years but not in the HVAC field, it was a great experience. Not without its challenges however, but the challenges...
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    Oh, here's another.

    Malaspina has a 9 month course in Cowichan.
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    Amendment

    Sorry, it's actually at Okanagan college (penticton campus).
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    Programs

    I think Thompson Rivers Univ. has a 6 month course out of the airport in Penticton.
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    Just great!

    Now I have only 23 minutes to get to the store and buy some scallpos.Hahahahah!
  18. Thread: sauerkraut

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    Mmmm kraut

    Tasty and really healthy, yet so simple. I eat it right outta the jar sometimes.
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    Gonna give it my best shot.

    Salutations!

    I'm new to the site, thanks for havin' me along. I'm a 31 year-old looking to make a change in careers in British Columbia, Canada. After 6 years of telling myself I was going to do...
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    Home study

    Hi everyone!

    Anybody out there try any of these study-at-home cd-roms/dvds or any of the online programs? If so how helpful were they?

    Also, any useful textbooks you know of.

    Thanks a lot,
    ...
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    Cheers for the replies you guys!

    I figured it won't be easy to find a spot somewhere at this time. I just have to keep on trying with putting out the resumes, networking and persevering and hope someone sees some good in me to give...
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    Metro Vancouver Job Outlook

    Hi all. I appreciate you reading this post. So I'm taking a pre-apprenticeship course at JARTS to get a better idea of the trade. It's been helpful. I'll come away with a CFC ticket and...
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