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New STC Facilities

With brand new, state-of-the-art training facilities, custom designed with accessibility and job site replication in mind, you’ll get ergonomic, bright work spaces with equipment and technology that will prepare you to excel at your skill and walk right into a job after you graduate.

Electrical

  • Residential wiring lab with 30 work cubicles all at floor level
  • Conduit pathways to the roof for solar arrays
  • Instructional roof area with paving stones and railing for solar power teaching
  • Conduit pathways to the parking lot for future car charging stations

Plumbing

  • 24 mock residential bays with upper and lower floors to test plumbing
  • New gas technician program equipment, including a boiler with its own in-slab heating system
  • Able to pump water from the gray water cistern

Construction Skills

  • Double height room instead of a 9 foot ceiling
  • Outdoor covered work area just outside the shop
  • Shop has more than doubled in size, not counting the outdoor area
  • Central sawdust extraction system and collector

Welding

  • 46 total welding booths
  • Each booth connects to gases stored outside
  • Jib crane and bridge crane to move projects around the room
  • Will have lockers for students’ welding gear

Energy Centre

  • Part of Integrated Energy & Climate Master Plan (IECMP)
  • District heating and cooling networks will serve multiple buildings
  • designed to be a living lab featuring glass walls, screens and a classroom that overlooks the plant

View Floor Plans (PDF)