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Canada H2H partnership to bring veterans onto job site

A partnership between the Multifaith Housing Initiative and Helmets to Hardhats will allow veterans to receive on-the-job training in the trades while working on the site of Veteran’s House, a 40-unit housing project that will provide housing for homeless vets in Rockcliffe Park.

Canada B.C. Gives Green Light to Military Drivers

B.C government approves equivalency for military 404s

Canada Alberta supports Veterans' transition to new jobs

This agreement will allow current and retired Canadian Forces members to operate commercial vehicles without additional testing. 

Canada Saskatchewan CAF licence exchange

Current and recently retired military members can apply to exchange their military driving credentials for a Saskatchewan driver’s licence. 

Canada Manitoba will recognize DND 404 licenses

Military personnel who have military driving permits certified by the Department of National Defence (DND) may be eligible to upgrade their active Manitoba driver’s licence to permit operation of equivelant commercial class vehicles, without having to complete knowledge or road testing. 

Canada Newfoundland and Labrador government annoucement regarding recognition of DND 404

The Provincial Government is helping veterans find rewarding careers and strengthening the provincial labour force by formally recognizing specific training under the Department of National Defence 404 driver's licence as equivalent to a commercial vehicle driver's licence.

Canada Ontario Making it Easier for Military Personnel to Obtain Driver's Licences

Starting July 1, Department of National Defence (DND) 404 military driver's permits will become recognized equivalents for a number of Ontario commercial and passenger licences.

Canada Iron Workers in Canada continue Partnership with H2H

“On behalf of the Board of Directors of Helmets to Hardhats (H2H) Canada, allow me the opportunity to express our thanks for the generous, collective commitment of $15,000 USD that you and your colleagues recently made to our program. "

Canada A young army Vet's transition to a Trades Career with UA Local 179

When Dylan Magdalin left the Canadian military in 2012, he was unsure what his next career move would be.
Canada Bruce Power Employees help raise $15,000 for H2H

Employees opened their hearts and wallets on Oct. 30, 2014 to honour the service and memories of Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent and Corporal Nathan Cirillo, who were killed in two separate incidents last week in Quebec and Ottawa