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Youth Skills Network

Youth Skills Network

Join a network of young Albertans interested in apprenticeship education and careers development in Alberta’s skilled trades.

Are you between 18 and 29 years old? Whether you're curious about starting a career in the skilled trades, or you’ve already started, Alberta’s Youth Skills Network is your opportunity to:

  • Gain knowledge: receive information about apprenticeship education and rewarding careers in the skilled trades, and
  • Share knowledge: receive invitations to provide feedback on the direction of apprenticeship and the skilled trades in Alberta from your unique perspective.

Why Join?

For Everyone

Stay informed and engaged with the latest in apprenticeship and trades.

  • General Information: Access comprehensive information about apprenticeship and trades.
  • Career Guidance: Get resources and advice for navigating careers in the trades.
  • Community Engagement: Participate in community events and activities related to trades.

For Potential Apprentices

Discover pathways and resources to start your journey in the trades.

  • Share Your Perspective: Tell us what’s important to you for your future career and education.
  • Kickstart Your Career: Discover the opportunities and learn how to become a registered apprentice.
  • Financial Support: Get information on scholarships, grants, and other financial aids.
  • Trade Details: Learn about different trades and find the one that suits you best.
  • Earning Potential: Understand the earning potential and career growth in the trades.
  • Career Opportunities: See the wide range of career paths available after certification.

For Current Apprentices

Access support and guidance to help you complete your apprenticeship.

  • Share Your Perspective: Provide feedback to help improve your apprenticeship experience.
  • Complete Your Apprenticeship: Access resources to help you navigate and complete your education.
  • Exam Prep: Find materials and tips for preparing for your exams.
  • Financial Assistance: Learn about scholarships and financial support available to you.
  • Stay Updated: Keep up with the latest news and updates in apprenticeship programs.
  • Career Planning: Get advice on career advancement and job searching.

For Certified Journeypersons

Explore opportunities for professional development and mentorship.

  • Share Your Perspective: Provide feedback to shape the future of trades and mentoring.
  • Mentorship Information: Give back by mentoring the next generation of tradespeople.
  • Career Advancement: Find resources to help you advance in your career.
  • Education Pathways: Learn about the opportunities to continue your education post-apprenticeship.

Ready to take the next step?

Sign Up Now

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