Please Note: The Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD) has changed its name to Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU). All future Training and Curriculum Standards will reflect the former name. Current documents will remain unchanged.
Apprenticeship Training Standard
The Workplace Apprenticeship Training Standards are developed by the Ontario College of Trades in consultation with representatives from the trade. The standard has been designed to support consistency and accountability within the on-the-job training process; ensuring apprentices across Ontario are developing the skills necessary for success in his/her trade.
Curriculum Training Standard
The Curriculum Standards are developed by the Ontario College of Trades in consultation with representatives from the trade and Training Delivery Agent instructors. The standard has been designed to support consistency and accountability within the in-school training process; ensuring apprentices across Ontario are developing the skills necessary for success in his/her trade.
Schedule of Training
An apprenticeship training standard which includes the on-the-job performance objectives and off-the-job learning outcomes.
Competency Analysis Profile (CAP Chart)
Competency Analysis Profile (CAP Chart) is a document that identifies the training needs of an individual trade and details the skills/skill sets that must be demonstrated.
Exam Counselling Sheets
Examination Counselling Sheets provide an outline of the details of the Certificate of Qualification examination. For Ontario Provincial Certificate of Qualification examinations, the counselling sheet specifically details the percentage of questions for each Skill Set (key topic area). These Skill Sets are broken down into further detail in the trade’s Apprenticeship Training Standard Log Book. This document is an important tool to assist writers in their preparation for their examination. To locate an examination counselling sheet for one of Ontario’s provincial trades, please select the sector and trade you are seeking. Exam Counselling Sheets for trades with Interprovincial (Red Seal) examinations can be found on the Red Seal website at www.red-seal.ca.
Downloadable Information for Apprenticeship Programs
- Change of Sponsor Record (PDF)
- List of Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD) Offices (PDF)
- Overview of Log Book Use and Apprenticeship Process (PDF)
- Apprenticeship Pathway to a Certificate of Qualification (PDF)
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