2019-2020 Online Registration for Apprenticeship In-school Training

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update 

Apprentices enrolled in classes beginning April 6, 2020 or later.

These classes are suspended.  Apprenticeship will look at options to reschedule these classes in future.  Please check back here for updates.

Block Release and Certification Exams

All apprenticeship block release and certification exams will be postponed until further notice. Apprenticeship will continue to monitor the situation and reschedule exams when it is possible to do so.  Please check back here for updates.

Apprentices currently attending in-school training

In response to the COVID-19 situation, Holland College has suspended in-person classes for students who are currently enrolled in apprenticeship in-school training.   

Students who are currently attending the program should check their email regularly for information on material they will be expected to cover and how instruction will be delivered.

For those apprentices travelling to NBCC or NSCC for training, please check with the college to find out what is in place for your training.

 

Register for apprenticeship block release training for 2019 - 2020 as soon as possible after August 1, 2019; seats are given on a first-come, first-serve basis.  

Am I eligible to attend training with cost assistance?

In order to attend block release training and have Skills PEI pay for your training you must:

  1. be a registered apprentice with the PEI Apprenticeship Section, Province of Prince Edward Island;
  2. be eligible for Employment Insurance; and
  3. be unemployed at the beginning of training.

How long will it take to complete the registration?

It will take approximately 10 minutes to complete. You must complete the form in one sitting because the form cannot be saved.

Apprentices and employers should discuss the schedule before the apprentice registers for training.

The following class schedule for apprenticeship (block-release) training may be adjusted depending on response. If registration is below the minimum number, a class may be cancelled or, where possible, combined with another class. You will be notified if the schedule changes after you have registered.

Please note: for maximum benefit from in-school apprenticeship training, the suggested number of hours in your log book should be:

  • Block 1: 1620 hrs
  • Block 2: 3240 hrs
  • Block 3: 4860 hrs
  • Block 4: 6480 hrs
Apprenticeship In-school Training Schedule 2019-2020
Course Name Level Dates Weeks Location
Automotive Service Tech 1 January 6 - February 28, 2020 8 Summerside
Automotive Service Tech 3 January 20 - February 28, 2020 6 Summerside
Automotive Service Tech 2 & 4 March 2 - April 9, 2020 6 Summerside
Carpenter 1 October 21 - December 13, 2019  8 Summerside
Carpenter 2 April 14 - June 5, 2020 8 Summerside
Carpenter 3 January 6 - February 21, 2020 7 Summerside
Carpenter 4 February 24 - April 9, 2020 7 Summerside
Cook All January 27 - February 28, 2020  5 Charlottetown
Const. and Ind. Elect. 1 October 7 - December 13, 2019 10 Summerside
Const. and Ind. Elect. 2 SUSPENDED 9 Summerside
Const. and Ind. Elect. 3 January 6 - February 28, 2020 8 Summerside
Const. and Ind. Elect. 4 & 5 March 2 - April 24, 2020 8 Summerside
Farm Technician 1 & 2 January 13 - February 14, 2020 5 Charlottetown
Machinist All SUSPENDED 6 Summerside
Plumber October 28 - December 20, 2019 8 Georgetown
Plumber  2 SUSPENDED 6 Georgetown
Plumber 3 January 6 - February 21, 2020 7 Georgetown
Plumber 4 February 24 - April 3, 2020 6 Georgetown
Powerline Technician 1 October 28 - December 13, 2019 7 Charlottetown
Refrigeration Mechanic 2 & 3 SUSPENDED 6 Summerside
Steamfitter/Pipefitter 1 & 3 October 28 - December 20, 2019 8 Georgetown
Steamfitter/Pipefitter 2 & 4 November 12 - December 20, 2019 6 Georgetown
Welder (East PEI) 1 Please contact your training officer for details. 
Welder (East PEI) 2 & 3 February 18 - April 3, 2020 7 Georgetown
Welder (West PEI) 1 Please contact your training officer for details.
Welder (West PEI) 2 February 10 - March 27, 2020  7 Alberton
Welder (West PEI) 3 February 18 - April 3, 2020  7 Alberton
Education and Lifelong Learning

General Inquiries

Charlottetown Apprenticeship Office
Atlantic Technology Centre
Suite 212,  176 Great George Street
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Telephone: 902-368-4460
Fax: 902-368-6144

Summerside Apprenticeship Office
Access PEI Summerside
120 Heather Moyse Drive
PO Box 2063
Summerside, PE   C1N 5L2

Telephone: 902-888-8034
Fax: 902-438-4096

DeptELL@gov.pe.ca