Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission Training Partners

Upon becoming a registered apprentice in Saskatchewan, the Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC) will place you into technical training.

All Scheduling of Apprenticeship Training is done by the Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission

Following are the training providers for most of Saskatchewan’s apprentices:


Saskatchewan Polytechnic – Saskatchewan Polytechnic is the training provider for the majority of Saskatchewan’s apprentices. There four main campuses located at Prince Albert, Saskatoon, Moose Jaw and Regina.


Western Trade Training Institute (WTTI) – Training for the crane and hoist operating trades is delivered at locations around the province by WTTI.

South East Regional College (SERC) and Great Plains College (GPC) – All Rig Technician apprentices take their apprenticeship training at SERC in Estevan. or at GPC in Warman or Swift Current.

Saskatchewan Power Corporation (SPC) – The SPC Training Centre at Weyburn delivers training to Saskatchewan’s Powerline Technician apprentices.

SED Systems – All Electronic Assembler apprentices are trained at the SED Systems facility on the University of Saskatchewan campus in Saskatoon

Saskatchewan Tourism Education Council (STEC) – Apprenticeship training in the Food and Beverage Person trade and the Guest Services Representative trade is provided at a number of locations in the province.

Prairie Arctic Trades Training Centre – Scaffolder training for registered apprentices is provided at their Saskatoon and Regina training facilities. 

Insulators Union – Insulator apprenticeship training is delivered in Regina.

Parkland College –  Some apprenticeship training for Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) classes is offered at Parkland College in Esterhazy.

CITREC – Through IMMSKILLS, clients can apply to have foreign documentation assessed for preliminary credit. Final approval is completed by the Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission.

University of Saskatchewan – The University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon delivers Landscape Horticulturist training.

Two other institutions—Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies (SIIT) and Northlands—have Joint Training Committee functions. This allows them to work directly with clients to access apprenticeship training.

There are a few other Saskatchewan training institutions that provide pre-trades training, such as Regional Colleges, Regina Trades and Skills Centre, Saskatoon Trades and Skills Centre, and the Gabriel Dumont Institute.

A few apprentices also take training outside of Saskatchewan. For further information, please refer to each trade’s information page.