Program Type Occupational
Credential Type Non-Credential
Length 1 Year or Less
4 Year Apprenticeship (includes four 8-week technical training sessions)
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning
Have at least English 20-2, Math 20-3 and Science 10, or pass the entrance exam (see Entrance Level Competencies, Exam Counselling Sheet, Entrance Exam Study Guide, and Entrance Exam Support Materials List at www.tradesecrets.alberta.ca). Courses in applied mathematics and physics are particularly important. Find a suitable employer who is willing to hire and train an apprentice. To learn more about apprenticeship in Alberta contact the Career Information Hotline for the apprenticeship office nearest you.
Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available
Updated February 01, 2012. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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