Learn on the Job

How Do I Get Started?

The first steps to starting an apprenticeship are:

Have you been laid off?  Are you an unemployed apprentice?

Here are several options to progress in your program.

What is Apprenticeship?


Apprenticeships combine on-the-job training with post-secondary technical training...

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Who Can Learn a Trade?


Canadian citizens, permanent residents and those in high school with RAP...

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Who Can Learn an Occupation?


Occupational certificates recognize acquired skills and competencies in designated occupations...

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Explore which trade or occupation is right for you

There are more than 50 designated trades and occupations in Alberta. Find the career that matches your interests and passion – and learn more about what you need to get started.

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Apprentice Mobility

Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training is committed to the success of Canadian apprentices through the mutual recognition of apprenticeship training completed by apprentices transferring form one jurisdiction to another.

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