SKILLED TRADES AND TECHNOLOGIES WEEK

Saskatchewan is encouraged to explore and discover the opportunities in the skilled trades and technologies from November 3 to 9, 2014. Read more

2014 Apprenticeship Awards

The fourteenth annual Apprenticeship Awards Ceremony and Banquet tonight celebrates 70 years of a successful apprenticeship and trade certification system in Saskatchewan, in addition to the exceptional accomplishments of the 2014 award winners. News Release 2014 Apprenticeship Awards program Newspaper ad 2014 proud sponsors include:           Previous Apprenticeship Awards

Apprenticeship Awards to be held Oct. 24th

The Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission holds the annual Apprenticeship Awards Presentation and Banquet each fall. It is an evening of celebrating success through apprenticeship training and trade certification. Industry awards are presented for outstanding achievement in training and certification. The awards honour outstanding new journeypersons and acknowledge the contributions of employers to training and certification in the designated … Read More

Hybrid Carpenter Training

The Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC), in cooperation with SIAST, has developed Carpenter apprenticeship technical training programs that combine online theory learning with in-class practical training.  Registered apprentices now have the opportunity to participate in this training for Level 2 or for level 3.  Level 4 training will be available in 2015. Hybrid programs allow apprentices to complete … Read More

More Than 100 Saskatchewan Students Receive Youth Apprenticeship Industry Scholarships

A career in the skilled trades has become an even more attractive option for 101 high school graduates.  Each received a $1,000 Saskatchewan Youth Apprenticeship (SYA) Industry Scholarship at their recent graduation ceremonies.High schools throughout Saskatchewan nominated students to receive the scholarships.  They were awarded to students who completed SYA in high school, have planned their next steps forward to … Read More

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF SASKATCHEWAN TAX CREDITS

Tax season is upon us, and Saskatchewan people are encouraged to take advantage of an array of provincial credits as they fill out their returns. Graduate Retention Program information Employees’ Tool Tax Credit  

New Carpenter Apprenticeship Technical Training Format

New Carpenter Apprenticeship Technical Training Format Now Available for Carpenter Level 2 or Level 3 Apprenticeship Programs The Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC), in cooperation with SIAST, have developed Carpenter apprenticeship technical training programs that combine online theory learning with in-class practical training. This training format is now available in both Level 2 and Level 3.  Registered apprentices … Read More

Commission Regulation Amendments

SATCC wishes to announce a number of small amendments to the Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission Regulations, in response to Trade Board requests and current practices. Some of these amendments affect certain designated trades and sub-trades, and include:  The Hydraulic Crane Operator sub-trade and the Tower Crane Operator sub-trade have both become full, interprovincial “Red Seal” journeyperson trades. The amendments … Read More