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NSAA Offering Free Exam Sitting in Eight Red Seal Trades

NSAA Offering Free Exam Sitting in Eight Red Seal Trades

The Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency is developing apprenticeship training in…

Apprenticeship Incentive Grant for Women (AIG-W) ends March 31, 2023

Apprenticeship Incentive Grant for Women (AIG-W) ends March 31, 2023

AIG-W application deadline for apprentices who progress on or after March 31, 2022…

Canadian Apprenticeship Service (CAS)

Canadian Apprenticeship Service (CAS)
Federally funded by Employment and Social Development Canada

The Canadian Apprenticeship Service (…

Black Beauty Culture Hair Innovator Refresher Training

Black Beauty Culture Hair Innovator Refresher Training

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Inaugural Skilled Trades Camp for African Nova Scotian Youth

The first five-day camp for African Nova Scotian (ANS) youth interested in exploring the skilled trades took place from July 11 - 15, in partnership with the Black Educators’ Association (BEA), NSCC and Youth Initiatives (Skills and Learning Branch). The project aimed to attract 12 ANS youth…

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Women Belong in the Skilled Trades

Melissa Cooke, Red Seal Plumber | After a short time working in the plumbing trade, Melissa Cooke’s male colleagues were accepting and ‘treated her like a sister’. But she admits that she had to work hard to get there.

Determination to Succeed

Malachi Gayle, Red Seal Truck and Transport Mechanic | As a young boy growing up in Jamaica, Malachi knew that he wanted to work in the skilled trades. He was fascinated with large trucks and the equipment required to operate…

2020 Annual Industry Meeting

Per the Agency’s Operating Charter, the Board is required to conduct an annual meeting with industry to get information and input for Agency planning and accountability. The Board holds the meeting in the fall of each year.

On October 23…

2019 Annual Industry Meeting

Per the Agency’s Operating Charter, the Board is required to conduct an annual meeting with industry to get information and input for Agency planning and accountability. The Board holds the meeting in the fall of each year.

On October 16…

2018 Annual Industry Meeting

Per the Agency’s Operating Charter, the Board is required to conduct an annual meeting with industry to get information and input for Agency planning and accountability. The Board holds the meeting in the fall of each year.

On November 20…