Provincial and Territorial Apprenticeship and Certification Authorities

This section allows you to link to each of the 13 provincial and territorial apprenticeship systems that provide the training and are authorized to certify workers in the skilled trades throughout Canada. Questions related to specific jurisdictional apprenticeship issues are best directed to the appropriate provincial or territorial site herein.


Apprenticeship and Industry Training
10th Floor, Commerce Place
10155 - 102 St NW
Edmonton, Alberta  T5J 4L5
Telephone: 1-800-248-4823
Fax: 780-422-3734

British Columbia

Industry Training Authority
800 - 8100 Granville Avenue
Richmond, British Columbia  V6Y 3T6
Telephone: 778-328-8700
Toll Free: 1-866-660-6011 (within BC)
Fax: 778-328-8701


Apprenticeship Manitoba
100 - 111 Lombard Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba  R3B 0T4
Telephone: 204-945-3337
Toll Free: 1-877-978-7233 (1-877-97-TRADE)
Fax: 204-948-2539

New Brunswick

Apprenticeship and Occupational Certification Branch
Dept. of Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour
470 York Street, Room 100
Chestnut Complex, 1st floor
P.O. Box 6000
Fredericton, New Brunswick  E3B 5H1
Telephone: 506-453-2260
Fax: 506-453-5317

Newfoundland and Labrador

Apprenticeship and Trades Certification Division
Department of Advanced Education and Skills
P.O. Box 8700, Basement Floor
Confederation Building, West Block
Prince Philip Drive
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador  A1B 4J6
Toll Free: 1-877-771-3737
Fax: 709-729-5878

Northwest Territories

Apprenticeship, Trades and Occupations
Government of the Northwest Territories
P.O. Box 1320
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories  X1A 2L9
Telephone: 867-873-7552
Fax: 867-873-0200

Nova Scotia

Apprenticeship Training and Skill Development
Labour and Advanced Education
1256 Barrington Street, 3rd Floor
P.O. Box 578
Halifax, Nova Scotia  B3J 2S9
Telephone: 902-424-5651
Fax: 902-424-0717


Apprenticeship, Trade and Occupations Certification
Department of Family Services
P.O. Box 1000, Stn 920
Iqaluit, Nunavut  X0A 0H0
Telephone: 867-975-5280
Fax: 867-975-5295


Skilled Trades Ontario
PO Box 20009
RPO Bay Adelaide
Toronto, ON M5H 0A1
Telephone: 647-847-3000
Toll-free number (Ontario only): 1-855-299-0028
Fax: 647-348-5002
Direct Contact

Prince Edward Island

Apprenticeship Section
Department of Innovation and Advanced Learning
Post-Secondary and Continuing Education
Atlantic Technology Centre, Suite 212
90 University Avenue
P.O. Box 2000
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island  C1A 7N8
Telephone: 902-368-4460
Fax: 902-368-6144


Centre administratif de la qualification professionnelle
Ministère du Travail, de l'Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale (MTESS)
P.O. Box 100
Victoriaville, Quebec  G6P 6S4
Toll Free: 1-866-393-0067


Apprenticeship & Trade Certification Commission
2140 Hamilton Street
Regina, Saskatchewan  S4P 2E3
Telephone: 306-787-2444
Toll Free: 1-877-363-0536
Fax: 306-787-5105


Apprenticeship Training
Yukon Education
P.O. Box 2703
Whitehorse, Yukon  Y1A 2C6
Telephone: 867-667-5298
Toll Free: 1-800-661-0408 ext. 5298
Fax: 867-667-8555