What do you want to Explore?

We have a variety of programs for you to figure out what you are good at! Once you know, we help you focus and develop your passion and connect you with local employers to translate the skills you are learning at Launch Pad to career opportunities.

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Connect Your Skills With Local Employment Opportunities

"A common barrier to business growth is the ability to find workers with the skills to fill vacant positions. However; over half of youth living locally feel successful career opportunities only lie in urban communities even though good, high paying jobs exist locally."

Grey-Bruce Vital Signs Report, 2017

Explore your options with our after school and Employment Training programs


Culinary

Culinary

Embrace your appetite for inspiration in the Launch Pad kitchen through our programs that explore the culinary world.

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Men's

Arts & Design

Put your creativity to work through photography, music production, computer science, graphic design, and more.

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Women's

Welding

Develop your MIG and TIG welding skills for this high demand trade with the guidance of industry professionals.

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Women's

Woodworking

Gain the satisfaction of building something with your own two hands while learning applied design skills.

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STRENGTHENING OUR COMMUNITY BY
EMPOWERING OUR YOUTH.

We’re training our future work force


With a modern 6000 sq ft facility that includes a commercial kitchen, welding space, technology lab, a woodworking training facility, and conferencing areas, Launch Pad is the leading facility of its kind within the region.
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Discover!

EXPLORE YOUR CURIOSITY,
DISCOVER YOUR NICHE,
ENHANCE YOUR SKILLSET

When

Tuesdays to Fridays from 3:30pm to 8:00pm


Where

612 - 10th Street Hanover, Ontario


How

Fun and casual for ages 12 to 18