Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships combine on-the-job training and in-school instruction, offering you the practical knowledge you need to succeed at your trade.


As an apprentice, not only will you earn money as you learn, you will also work alongside experienced professionals who are eager to share their tricks and tips.

Trades that offer apprenticeships, as well as their associated programs, vary across the country. The following is a complete list of electricity-sector trades that provide apprenticeships in the specified province or territory.

 

Inter-provincial (Red Seal) Trades:

Construction Electrician
Electric Motor System Technician
Industrial Electrician
Industrial Instrument Mechanic
Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)
Machinist
Powerline Technician
Truck and Transport Mechanic

Alberta:

Electrician
Machinist
Millwright
Communication Technician
Electrical Motor Systems Technician
Heavy Equipment Technician – Truck and Transport Mechanic
Instrument Technician
Power Lineman
Power System Electrician

British Columbia:

Machinist
Commercial Transport Vehicle Mechanic (Truck and Transport Vehicle)
Electrician
Industrial Instrumentation Mechanic
Millwright
Area Dispatcher
Cable Splicer
Meter Technician
Power Line Technician
Telecontrol Technologist
Winder Electrician
Community Antenna Television Technician
Utility Arborist

Manitoba:

Machinist
Truck and Transport Mechanic
Construction Electrician
Electric Motor Winder
Power Electrician
Industrial Electrician
Industrial Instrument Mechanic
Industrial Mechanic Millwright

Newfoundland and Labrador:

Truck and Transport Mechanic
Construction Electrician
Residential Electrician
Industrial Electrician
Industrial Instrument Mechanic
Power Systems Operator
Power Line Technician
Power Line Technician (Construction)
Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)
Machinist

New Brunswick:

Truck and Transport Service Technician
Construction Electrician
Engineering Assistant
Industrial Instrument Mechanic
Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)
Power Line Technician
Industrial Electrician
Machinist
Power Engineer (2nd Class)
Power Engineer (3rd Class)
Power Engineer (4th Class)
Power System Operator
Distribution System Operator
Electrical Mechanic (Electric Utility)

Northwest Territories:

Communication Electrician
Electrician
Power Line Technician
Power System Electrician
Industrial Instrument Technician
Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)
Machinist
Electrical Motor Systems Technician

 

Nova Scotia:

Alarm and Security Technician
Truck and Transport Mechanic
Construction Electrician
Industrial Electrician
Industrial Instrument Mechanic
Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)
Machinist
Power Engineer
Power Line Technician
Communications Technician

Nunavut:

Small Equipment Mechanic
Communication Electrician
Electrician
Electronic Technician
Power Line Electrician
Power System Electrician
Industrial Instrument Mechanic
Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)
Machinist
Electrical Motor Systems Technician

Ontario:

Arborist
Truck and Coach technician
Construction Millwright
Construction and Maintenance Electrician
Domestic and Rural Electrician
Network Cabling Specialist
Surface Mount Assembler
Industrial Electrician
General Machinist
Instrumentation and Control Technician
Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)
Powerline Technician
Entertainment Industry Power Technician

Prince Edward Island:

Truck and Transport Mechanic
Construction Electrician
Industrial Mechanic-Millwright
Power Line Technician
Industrial Electrician
Industrial Instrument Mechanic
Machinist

Quebec:

Electrician construction [CCQ]
Electrician [Emploi-Quebec]
Millwright
Electrician construction and industrial [Emploi-Quebec]
Techniques in cable telecommunications servicing
Industrial mechanics
Instrument man (Surveyor)

Saskatchewan:

Machinist
Truck and Transport Mechanic
Electrician
Industrial Instrument Mechanic
Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)
Power Linesperson

Yukon Territory:

Truck and Transport Mechanic
Construction Electrician
Industrial Electrician
Power Line Technician
Communication Electrician (Switching)
Communication Electrician (Toll)
Electrical Rewind Mechanic
Power System Electrician
Power Line Technician
Industrial Instrument Mechanic
Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)