Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission Named One Of Saskatchewan’s Top Employers For 2021

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For the third year running, the Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC) has been recognized as one of Saskatchewan’s Top Employers by Mediacorp Canada Inc. “We’re pleased to be recognized as one of Saskatchewan’s Top Employers for the third year in a row.” SATCC CEO Jeff Ritter said. “I’m proud to work for an organization where our employees enjoy …

Rig Technician De-designation

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The Red Seal Rig Technician trade will be de-designated across Canada, effective June 30, 2021. The trade was approved nationally for de-designation by the Canadian Council of Directors of Apprenticeship (CCDA) due to a lack of industry demand to continue supporting the trade. The SATCC is working to ensure that Saskatchewan’s current Rig Technician apprentices are aware of their certification …

Welder Upgrader Training Available

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Are you a Welder looking to become certified in the trade? Do you have more than 4.5 years experience, more than 8,100 hours and would like to upgrade your skills before attempting the certification examination? Then you’re in luck! Welder upgrader training is available this spring. Applications will be accepted until February 28, 2021. Call our Regina office for more …

CONSTRUCTION ELECTRICIAN TUITION FEE REDUCTION

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Affected Fee: Effective January 1, 2021: Construction Electrician training fees will be reduced from $117 per week to $105 per week .  Why: Beginning in the fall of 2020, the number of weeks of technical training for Construction Electrician apprentices attending Level 3 was reduced from nine weeks to eight weeks as a result of harmonization. The $12.00 per week surcharge …

SKILLED TRADES AND TECHNOLOGY WEEK PROCLAIMED IN SASKATCHEWAN

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The Government of Saskatchewan has proclaimed November 1-8 as Skilled Trades and Technology Week in Saskatchewan. The week promotes careers in the skilled trade and technology sectors, and is recognized alongside National Skilled Trades and Technology Week, proclaimed by the national body, Skills Compétences Canada. This year, the week will also highlight the importance of mastering the ni ne essential skills: …