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.

What is a designated trade?

Learn how designated trades are governed in Alberta. 

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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 My Skilled Trades Network Today!

Are you a skilled worker, supervisor, employer, trainer, or member of a stakeholder organization with knowledge of Alberta's Trades & Apprenticeship system?

AIT has created a community of Albertans with experience and knowledge related to one or more of Alberta’s designated trades or apprenticeship education programs, called the My Skilled Trades Network (MySTN). This community is an opportunity for interested skilled trades experts to share their ideas, opinions, and expertise with AIT on the future of their trades.

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Alberta Board of Skilled Trades 

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

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Are you an expert in one or more of Alberta’s skilled Trades?

Sign up to be a member of the My Skilled Trades Network and share your feedback with us to have a say in the future of your trade!

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