Although we have been talking about women in trades for decades, the actual number of women working in the field has barely changed. Discrimination and unsupportive workplace culture have long been barriers for women entering these careers. We are here to change that.


The BCCWITT offers many great opportunities to starting a career in the trades with all the right supports, so that you can get the best chance to be your best.

Tradeswomen Network

Creating a network of supportive peers is essential to increase the retention & advancement of women in trades.

Career Development

We provide supports, training and employment matching in the skilled trades industry for eligible women.

The Shift for organizations

We support equitable recruitment, training and advancement practices to support the success of underrepresented people in trades careers.

The shift for MEN

Working with our male allies in the industry and community to create a welcoming, healthy and safe culture in the skilled trades.