Interview tips

The four Ps of presentation

When applying for any position, including an apprenticeship program, keep in mind how important it is to be ready for your interview with the Joint Apprenticeship Committee.

  1. Preparation.
  2. Practice.
  3. Personal presentation.
  4. Pertinent questions.

Skills and characteristics

Developing these skills will help you with acceptance into an apprenticeship.

  • Well groomed - clean, neat and ironed clothing.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Neat, thorough and complete application.
  • Basic math, reasoning and reading comprehension skills.
  • Ambition.
  • Courtesy.
  • Trustworthiness.
  • Self-motivation.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Reliable.