2018 Employer Champions!

The Old Triangle

Steve King, head Chef at the Old Triangle Irish Alehouse, is a long-time supporter of the Nova Scotia Apprenticeship program. Chef King has a strong commitment to the apprenticeship system and encourages all his apprentices to become certified and meets with their Industry Training Consultant regular basis. Chef King is a strong example of what an employer champion should be.

Wilson’s Home Fuels

Wilson’s Home Fuels

Wilson’s Home Fuels has been nominated as a champion employer for continuously supporting, encouraging, and ensuring that their apprentices are engaged within the apprenticeship system. The mentorship provided by the Manager, Rick Nolan, has been instrumental in ensuring that apprentices are properly registered, are attending training, and progressing through their apprenticeship program as required. Many of their current apprentices already hold certificates of qualification in other red seal trades. They possess a talented, skilled workforce. Thank You Wilson’s for providing Apprenticeship opportunities to apprentices and for successfully producing skilled tradespeople in a variety of trades in Nova Scotia.

CTS Containers

CTS Containers

CTS Containers provide the opportunity for their apprentices to complete the full journey to Red Seal. CTS is very active in apprenticeship and register new apprentices annually. Since 2014, they have consistently been a strong supporter of the apprenticeship system in Nova Scotia and have had multiple welder apprentices become certified.

Hussmann Canada Inc.

Hussmann Canada Inc.

Hussmann Canada Inc. has been providing training opportunities to Refrigeration & Air Conditioning apprentices for over four decades in Nova Scotia. The Hussmann team prides itself on teaching a strong safety culture and has provided a diverse training opportunity on Commercial, Industrial, Institutional and Marine Refrigeration for apprentices in all parts of the province. Hussmann Canada has had the privilege to train more than 175 apprentices in this province, with many obtaining their Red Seal Certification. The Hussmann Team have also been training Gas Fitter Apprentices for Propane and Natural Gas HVAC equipment in recent years. It has been a privilege to train the Refrigeration Technicians of tomorrow.

MacDow Mechanical

MacDow Mechanical

Shawn MacDow at MacDow Mechanical has been training and mentoring apprentices for many years throughout the course of his career. Shawn’s dedication to the Nova Scotia apprenticeship program and his apprentices makes him one of our Champion Employers. Shawn is a “hands-on” owner who truly cares that the job is done right the first time and his clients can always count on prompt, courteous service with the technical know-how.