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Trades Qualifier Application Pilot Project – 2015

The SATCC will be participating in a pilot project organized by the Canadian Council of Directors of Apprenticeship (CCDA). If you are submitting a Trades Qualifier application for Construction Electrician, Carpenter or Heavy Duty Equipment Technician between May 1 and August 31, 2015, you will be using the revised Trades Qualifier Application package that is […]

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Payments at SATCC Regional Offices

As of July 1, 2015, the SATCC will no longer be taking cash from clients in any office outside of Regina. Field Consultants will no longer be accepting payments when at the institutes. This ensures that we are open to our clients through our regular hours in our regional offices. It also minimizes the risk […]

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2014 Tax Year Documents

The Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC) has mailed out documents pertaining to the 2014 Taxation Year. – T2202A ‘Tuition, Education and Textbook Amount Certificate’ forms were mailed out on January 19, 2015 – T4E ‘Statement of Employment Insurance and Other Benefits’ forms were mailed out on February 25, 2015 – Information about Examinations fee that are now […]

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Canada Apprentice Loan

Minister Ritz announced the launch of the Canada Apprentice Loan in Saskatchewan to help apprentices complete their training. News Release Government of Canada website More information

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Online Math Program

The Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission is happy to announce that online math is available for all apprentices at no cost. The program provides open access for all apprentices to enhance their math skills prior to technical training  through an online program. Various courses are available to everyone – from those looking for a […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Thank you to our 2015 Apprenticeship Awards sponsors to date!

Be sure to check out all the information about the upcoming Apprenticeship Awards on October 23, 2015.  

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Sprinkler Systems Installer Public Consultations

The Sprinkler Systems Installer trade is seeking feedback from industry and the public on their application for compulsory designation status. Two important requirements for the application include that industry/the public: 1. Be satisfied that implementation of the recommendation will result in improved occupational health and safety and public safety. 2. Be satisfied that the implementation […]

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Yorkton Hairstylist Practical Exam

Hairstylist apprentices in the Yorkton area – are you ready to complete your practical examination? A practical exam is scheduled in Yorkton for September 21, 2015. If you are a hairstylist apprentice and have successfully completed your written exam, you are eligible to apply for your practical exam to become a journeyperson. Please contact Sask […]

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Nominate an Outstanding Employer or Instructor!

The Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC) is calling for nominations for an Outstanding Employer and Outstanding Instructor Award. We ask that you consider nominating a deserving employer or instructor for these awards. Nominations are due by September 14th, 2015. There will be two Outstanding Employer Awards – one for organizations with more than […]

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Apprenticeship in Action Summer 2015

The summer 2015 edition of Apprenticeship in Action is now available! Check it out here.

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Infographic Contest

The skilled trades provide amazing opportunities – so too, does graphic design. We are merging the two worlds through a contest! We are looking for infographic submissions. There are 49 designated trades and 20 sub-trades in Saskatchewan, and terrific reasons to work in each trade. We’d like to share that information. We are inviting the […]

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RSE – Red Seal Endorsement

The administrator of the Red Seal Program, the Canadian Council of Directors of Apprenticeship (CCDA), is pleased to announce the official recognition of the “RSE” acronym (Red Seal Endorsement) for qualified skilled journeypersons! Members of prestigious professions and accredited groups are often identified by the use of an official acronym that confirms their certification and/or […]

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Carpenter Hybrid Training Availability

The Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC), in cooperation with Saskatchewan Polytechnic, now offers Carpenter apprenticeship technical training programs that combine online theory learning with in-class practical training. Currently there is availability for registered apprentices to take Level 2 training as part of this program in 2015-16. The deadline to apply is August 10, 2015. […]

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Join us at Skills Canada!

Please join us for the 2015 Skills Canada National Competition (SCNC) on May 27-30, at Prairieland Park, in Saskatoon. SCNC is a national, multi-trade and technology competition for students and apprentices. More than 500 young Canadians from across the country will compete in over 40 skilled trade and technology contest areas. Approximately 5,000 students from […]

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