2017-2018 Online Registration for Apprenticeship In-school Training

Register for apprenticeship block release training for 2017-2018 as soon as possible after August 1, 2017; 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 SkillsPEI pay for your training you must:

  1. be a registered apprentice with the PEI Apprenticeship Section, Department of Workforce and Advanced Learning;
  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 2017-2018
Course Name
Level
Dates
Weeks Location
Automotive Service Tech 1 & 3 Jan 8 - Feb 16, 2018 6 Summerside
Automotive Service Tech 2 & 4 Feb 20 - Mar 29, 2018 6 Summerside
Carpenter 1 Oct 23 - Dec 15, 2017 8 Summerside
Carpenter 2 Apr 9 - June 1, 2018 8 Summerside
Carpenter 3 Jan 2 - Feb 16, 2018 7 Summerside
Carpenter 4 Feb 20 - April 6, 2018 7 Summerside
Cook All Jan 29 - Mar 2, 2018 5 Charlottetown
Const. and Ind. Elect. 1 Oct 10 - Dec 15, 2017 10 Summerside
Const. and Ind. Elect. 2 Apr 23 - June 22, 2018 9 Summerside
Const. and Ind. Elect. 3 Jan 2 - Feb 23, 2018 8 Summerside
Const. and Ind. Elect. 4 & 5 Feb 26 - Apr 20, 2018 8 Summerside
Farm Technician 1 Jan 2 - Feb 2, 2018 5 Charlottetown
 
Machinist All TBA 6 Summerside
Plumber Mar 26 - May 18, 2018 8 Georgetown
Plumber  2 Apr 9 - May 18, 2018 6 Georgetown
Plumber 3 Jan 2 - Feb 9, 2018 6 Georgetown
Plumber 4 Feb 12 - Mar 23, 2018 6 Georgetown
Powerline Technician 2 Oct 30 - Dec 8, 2017 6 Charlottetown
Powerline Technician 4 Sept 18 - Oct 27, 2017 6 Charlottetown
Refrigeration Mechanic TBA TBA 6 Summerside
Steamfitter/Pipefitter 1 Oct 23 - Dec 15, 2017 8 Georgetown
Steamfitter/Pipefitter 2, 3 & 4 Nov 6 - Dec 15, 2017 6 Georgetown
Welder (East PEI) 1 Jan 8 - Mar 9, 2018 9 Georgetown
Welder (East PEI) 2 Jan 22 - Mar 9, 2018 7 Georgetown
Welder (East PEI) 3 Mar 12  - Apr 20, 2018 6 Georgetown
Welder (West PEI) 1 Jan 2 - Mar 2, 2018 9 Alberton
Welder (West PEI) 1 Jan 2 - Mar 2, 2018 9 Alberton
**Welder (West PEI) 2 Jan 15 - Mar 2, 2018 7 Alberton
Welder (West PEI) 3 Feb 26 - Apr 6, 2018 6 Alberton

** Welder Level 2 in Alberton may be moved to Feb 12 - Mar 29, 2018 for a combined level 2 & 3 class depending on registration.

Workforce and Advanced Learning

General Inquiries

Department of Workforce and Advanced Learning
3rd Floor, Shaw Building
105 Rochford Street 
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Phone: (902) 368-6290
Fax: (902) 368-4242

wal@gov.pe.ca