The Government recognizes the importance of apprentices and has created various federal programs to support apprentices and the employers that hire them.
Click through the individual initiatives listed below to learn more about what is in the Economic Action Plan for you.
Economic Action Plan 2014 proposes to create the Canada Apprentice Loan by expanding the Canada Student Loans Program to provide apprentices registered in Red Seal trades with access to over $100 million in interest-free loans each year.
Are you looking for employment, maybe considering a move? Matching workers with available jobs is critical to improving quality of life as well as supporting economic growth and prosperity.
Economic Action Plan 2014 proposes to take steps to increase awareness of the financial supports available to support apprenticeship training.
Economic Action Plan 2014 proposes to introduce the Flexibility and Innovation in Apprenticeship Technical Training pilot project to expand the use of innovative approaches to apprentice technical training.
Through Canada’s Economic Action Plan 2013, the Government proposes to reduce barriers to the accreditation of apprentices and support the employment of apprentices in federal construction and maintenance projects.