▲ Compulsory trade – a trade in which registration as an a apprentice, journeyperson candidate or certification as a journeyperson is mandatory. There are currently 23 skilled trades that are designated “compulsory”.
Red Seal trade – a trade which certification is recognized across Canada (in Ontario, there are some trades that have different names in comparison to the Red Seal names. Red Seal names are in brackets).
*All apprentices with a Registered Training Agreement in compulsory and voluntary trades are required to be members of the College in the Apprentices Class.