Foundation programs are designed for individuals with little to no experience but want to gain the practical knowledge and hands-on skills to begin a successful career in trades.
KPU delivers various Foundation programs, including Welding, Plumbing and Construction Electrician, led by industry-experienced, Red Seal-endorsed instructors.
Small class sizes (16 students/class on average) ensures you get the 1-on-1 support you need to build the confidence and know-how employers are looking for.
Your Health Matters
We live in unprecedented times and the safety and well-being of all of our students and staff is paramount. You may have concerns about how we're going to keep you safe while your on campus. We've created a series of COVID-19 guidelines that you should familiarize yourself with for your trade:
We want to thank you for doing your part to make KPU a safe place to learn.
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