Free AB Trades info session on Feb.4

The Edmonton Immigration Services Association (EISA) is inviting those who are already working in the trades specially newcomer tradesmen and women who have foreign credentials to attend a free information session on how to have a smooth transition into the trades in Alberta Province.

Adam Ducarme, AB Trades’ apprenticeship consultant, will talk about the programs available for those working in Alberta trades including the regulations governing the occupations.

The information sesssion is on February 4, 5 to 7 p.m., at the EISA, Suite #201-10720 113 Street, Edmonton, AB, T5H 3H8.

For more information, please call EISA’s settlement practitioner Dorina Germinario at 780-474-8445 ext.228.(pinoy edmonton news)



Trades & Occupations List
(Source: http://tradesecrets.alberta.ca/trades-occupations/trades-occupations-list/)

Agricultural Equipment Technician
Appliance Service Technician
Appliance Service Technician – Commercial Appliance Service Technician
Auto Body Technician
Auto Body Technician – Auto Body Prepper
Auto Body Technician – Auto Body Refinisher
Auto Body Technician – Auto Body Repairer
Automotive Service Technician


Cathodic Protection Technician – Level One (occupation)
Cathodic Protection Technician – Level Two (occupation)
Communication Technician
Concrete Finisher
Construction Craft Labourer (occupation)
Crane and Hoisting Equipment Operator – Boom Truck
Crane and Hoisting Equipment Operator – Conventional Mobile Crane
Crane and Hoisting Equipment Operator – Hydraulic Mobile Crane
Crane and Hoisting Equipment Operator – Mobile Crane
Crane and Hoisting Equipment Operator – Tower Crane
Crane and Hoisting Equipment Operator – Wellhead Boom Truck

Electric Motor Systems Technician
Elevator Constructor

Field Heat Treatment Technician (occupation)
Floorcovering Installer

Gas Utility Operator (occupation)
Gasfitter (A)
Gasfitter (B)
Glazier – Auto Glass Technician

Heavy Equipment Technician
Heavy Equipment Technician – Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic (Off Road)
Heavy Equipment Technician – Transport Trailer Mechanic
Heavy Equipment Technician – Truck and Transport Mechanic

Industrial Construction Crew Supervisor (occupation)
Instrument Technician
Ironworker – Metal Building Systems Erector
Ironworker – Reinforcing
Ironworker – Structural/Ornamental

Landscape Gardener
Lather – Interior Systems Mechanic

Motorcycle Mechanic

Natural Gas Compression Technician

Oil and Gas Transportation Services (All Levels) (occupation)
Outdoor Power Equipment Technician – Power Equipment
Outdoor Power Equipment Technician – Recreational Equipment

Painter and Decorator
Parts Technician – Materials Technician
Parts Technician – Parts Technician
Power System Electrician
Powerline Technician

Recreation Vehicle Service Technician
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic
Residential Construction Site Manager (occupation)
Rig Technician 1
Rig Technician 2
Rig Technician 3

Sheet Metal Worker
Slickline Services (All Levels) (occupation)
Snubbing Services (All Levels) (occupation)
Sprinkler Systems Installer
Steel Detailer – Level 1 (occupation)
Steel Detailer – Level 2 (occupation)
Steel Detailer – Level 3 (occupation)
Structural Steel and Plate Fitter

Transport Refrigeration Technician

Water Well Driller – Water Well Driller
Welder – Wire Process Operator
Well Testing Services Supervisor (All Levels) (occupation)

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