Compulsory and Optional Trades Category
These criteria apply to all supervisors, foremen and tradespeople working in a compulsory or optional trade. To be eligible in this category, the applicant must:
- Have a valid Alberta Qualification Certificate in a compulsory or optional trade, or a valid Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training (AIT) Recognized Trade Certificate in a compulsory or optional trade.
- Be residing in Alberta at the time of application with a valid work permit to work in Alberta in the certified trade.
- Be currently working for an Alberta Employer in the trade OR have previously worked in the trade with an Alberta Employer for a minimum of six months in the past two years.
- Meet the language requirements for the occupation.