Industry Meetings and Update Events

Industry Meetings & Events

APPRENTICESHIP

Annual Industry Meetings 


Annual Industry Meeting: November 1, 2017 Annual Industry Meeting: November 1, 2017

On November 1, 2017, more than 180 industry representatives, training stakeholders and government members attended the Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency's Annual Industry Meeting at the Westin Nova Scotian Hotel in Halifax. The event included:

Annual Industry Meeting: November 10, 2016 Annual Industry Meeting: November 10, 2016

On November 10, 2016, more than 130 industry representatives, training stakeholders and government members attended the Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency's Annual Industry Meeting at the Westin Nova Scotian Hotel in Halifax. The meeting included breakfast; recognition of Employer Champions; presentation of Apprenticeship Awards of Excellence; presentation on the Agency's strategic plan; trade-level discussions on topics such as Atlantic and National trade harmonization; specific sector and trade advisory committee work; and discussions about trade regulations.

Annual Industry Meeting: February 25, 2015 Annual Industry Meeting: February 25, 2015

On February 25, 2015, more than 170 industry representatives, training stakeholders and government members attended the Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency's Annual Industry Meeting at the Holiday Inn Harbourview Hotel in Dartmouth. The meeting included breakfast, opening remarks by Minister Kelly Regan, reports on the Agency and trade-level discussions on topics such as Atlantic and National trade harmonization and specific trade advisory committee work.

Annual Industry Meeting: February 26, 2014 Annual Industry Meeting: February 26, 2014

On February 26, 2014, more than 180 industry representatives, training stakeholders and government members came together to hear about the changes to Nova Scotia’s Apprenticeship System, and provided feedback on the priorities for the Agency. Here are the presentations that were delivered, along with a document about the Top 3 Priorities:


Update Events 

Update Events: October 20 - 29, 2014 Update Events: October 20 - 29, 2014

Engaging employers in apprenticeship: From October 20th to 29th, 2014, Apprenticeship Agency Update Events were held at Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) campuses all across the province. Employers, industry stakeholders and Apprenticeship staff attended these events, which provided opportunities for individuals to network with colleagues, hear about the Apprenticeship Agency's progress and help us identify how to better engage employers in the Apprenticeship and Trades Certification System.

 PRESENTATION that the Agency delivered at the Update Events.

Apprenticeship Works! Employer Success Stories


Apprenticeship Celebration Events 

Apprenticeship Celebration Events Apprenticeship Celebration Events

Apprenticeship Celebration Events were hosted by the Apprenticeship Board, funded by industry and held twice a year: Fall event (Halifax Regional Municipality) and Spring event (different locations throughout the province).

The Apprenticeship Celebration Event honoured newly-certified journeypersons who successfully completed their apprenticeship training and obtained a certificate of qualification in their chosen trade.

Past Apprenticeship Celebration Events

  • May 30, 2015 - Digby Pines, Digby
  • November 15, 2014 - Westin Nova Scotian, Halifax
  • May 17, 2014 - Membertou Trade & Convention Centre, Membertou
  • November 9, 2013 - Holiday Inn Harbourview, Dartmouth
  • May 5, 2012 - Membertou Trade & Convention Centre, Membertou
  • November 5, 2011 - Holiday Inn Harbourview, Dartmouth
  • May 28, 2011 - Digby Pines Resort, Digby
  • November 6, 2010 - Holiday Inn Harbourview, Dartmouth
  • May 29, 2010 - Membertou
  • November 14, 2009 - Dartmouth
  • May 30, 2009 - Digby
  • November 1, 2008 - Dartmouth
  • May 3, 2008 - Membertou