Apprenticeship and industry training

Become an apprentice, funding options, recognition for prior learning, accessing your MyTradesecrets account and information for employers.

Services and information

Use your MyTradesecrets account to sign up and pay for training courses in your designated trade or occupation.

Information to help employers hire and train apprentices in Alberta.

Follow these steps to start training as an apprentice in a designated trade with Apprenticeship and Industry Training (AIT).

Find options to help pay for apprenticeship training in a designated trade.

Apprentices can pursue jobs anywhere in Canada without interrupting their training programs.

See if you can use an out-of-province trade credential to work in Alberta without further training or examinations.

There are more than 50 designated trades and occupations in Alberta, find the one that's right for you.

Find out how to transfer your education or work experience to an apprenticeship program in Alberta.

Learn about on the job and technical training in a designated trade.