Trades in Alberta

Learn about what trades are designated in Alberta, and what systems and standards are in place that result in highly qualified tradespeople.

Learn about Alberta's Skilled Trades System 

Learn how designated trades are governed in Alberta. 

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Explore Designated Trade Profiles

Explore trade profiles to learn about each of Alberta's designated trades.

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Check a Credential Online

Verify a person's apprenticeship registration or journeyperson certificate online!

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Join the TACE Community Today!

Are you a skilled worker, supervisor, employer, trainer or member of a stakeholder organization with knowledge of Alberta's Trades & Apprenticeship system?
AIT maintains a database of Albertans with experience and knowledge related to one or more of Alberta’s designated trades or apprenticeship education programs, called the Trades and Apprenticeship Community of Expertise (TACE). Interested Albertans can now sign up to include themselves in the TACE database and become eligible to receive information updates and invitations to contribute their perspectives.

Alberta Board of Skilled Trades 

Learn about the board responsible for advising government on the direction of Alberta's designated trades certification system.