AIT Policy Manual

Blue Seal
Table of Contents
Apprentice Eligibility
    Dual Apprenticeship
    Cancellation of Apprentice Registration
    Re-enter an Apprenticeship Education Program
    Registration in an Apprenticeship Education Program Without a Sponsor
Apprentice Mobility
    Alberta Apprentices Working in Another Jurisdiction
    Apprentices from Other Jurisdictions Working in Alberta
    Examination Administration in Other Jurisdictions
    Access to Alberta Classroom Instruction for Apprentices from Other Jurisdictions
    Working in Alberta with an Expired Out-of-Province Trade Credential
    Receiving Recognition for an Expired Out-of-Province Trade Credential
Classroom Instruction
    Attendance in Classroom Instruction
    Determining Success in Classroom Instruction
    Academic Conduct and Personal Behaviour
Sponsor Eligibility
    Obligations of a Sponsor
Compliance and Enforcement
    Site Visits and Inspections
    Consequences for Non-compliance
    Inspection and Suspension
    Publication of Convictions
    Limits on Rescheduling or Failing to Attend an Assessment
Industry Pathways
    Establishing Apprenticeship Education Programs
    Establishing Industry Training Programs
Blue Seal Program

Achievement in Business Competencies (Blue Seal) Program

The Achievement in Business Competencies (Blue Seal) Program is a supplemental learning recognition program recognized by the Registrar under section 22(f) of the Apprenticeship Education and Industry Training Programs Regulation. A Blue Seal Certificate is evidence that an individual who holds a trade certificate has continued a path towards business education by acquiring competencies and demonstrates a drive to succeed in managerial, supervisory, entrepreneurial, or other leadership roles.

The program recognizes the completion of supplemental business education programs or courses by an individual person who holds an Alberta journeyperson certificate, an Alberta Occupational Certificate issued under the former Apprenticeship and Industry Training Act, or a recognized credential from another jurisdiction.

A person who meets the requirements of the Achievement in Business Competencies program, as outlined below, may apply to receive a Blue Seal Certificate of Achievement.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants are eligible for an Achievement in Business Competencies (Blue Seal) Certificate if they:

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