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CARSTAR hosts Mohawk pre-apprenticeship graduation

CARSTAR hosted Mohawk College's Auto Body and Collision Damage Repairer pre-apprenticeship graduation at its Hamilton headquarters on October 17, 2018. Seventeen students received their pre-apprenticeship training completion certificates at the ceremony.

“It is encouraging that young talent, like we see here today, are interested in the collision repair industry considering the demographic shift we are witnessing in facilities across North America,” said Bill Davidge, director of EDGE performance, CARSTAR.

CARSTAR has more than 260 locations across the Canada and moret than 500 throughout North America. For more information on CARSTAR visit: https://www.carstar.ca/en/. For more information on the Auto Body & Collision Damage Repairer program at Mohawk visit: https://www.mohawkcollege.ca/programs/skilled-trades/auto-body-collision-damage-repairer-310b.

Three students also received outstanding achievement awards. These special awards were co-presented by-- Treshak Industries and 360 Refinish Supply.

Treshak Industries - Outstanding Achievement Award – Basic Level 1 – Practical - Jess Frasson

360 Refinish Supply – Outstanding Achievement Award – Basic Level 1 – Theory – Timothy McConnville

CARSTAR – Outstanding Achievement Award – Basic Level 1 – Dakota Schroder

About Mohawk

Mohawk College educates and serves more than 30,000 full-time, part-time and apprenticeship students at three campuses in Hamilton, Ontario. Mohawk was the first college in Ontario to adopt a formal environmental management agreement and has been named one of Canada’s greenest employers for the past five years in a row.