Sarrah Moore of North Island Secondary School tries out one of the firearms and helmets at the RCMP display with help from Cst. Chris Mousseau during the NISS Trades Fair last Wednesday

Sarrah Moore of North Island Secondary School tries out one of the firearms and helmets at the RCMP display with help from Cst. Chris Mousseau during the NISS Trades Fair last Wednesday

Trying on a trade at NISS

The inaugural NISS Trades Fair at North Island Secondary School was an unqualified success last week.

PORT McNEILL—The inaugural NISS Trades Fair at North Island Secondary School was an unqualified success last week, as more than 25 businesses and service organizations set up shop for the day.

Students gathered career information and took part in a variety of hands-on demonstrations, including woodworking, welding and machine operating.