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Find trade information and apprenticeship resources, such as training standards and curriculum standards, by searching for and selecting a trade below.

  • Read the definitions to learn about the terms used in the table.

    These definitions explain the columns used in the table below.
     
    Trade Code: A unique numerical identifier for the trade.
     
    Classification: A trade is classified as either compulsory or non-compulsory. Compulsory trades require that you be a registered apprentice, Provisional Certificate of Qualification holder or Certificate of Qualification holder to legally work in the trade. Non-compulsory trades do not require you to be a registered apprentice or certified journeyperson to legally work in the trade.
     
    Exam: The trade has a written exam.
     
    Red Seal: A Red Seal is an endorsement on your provincial or territorial trade certification. It shows that you have the knowledge and skills necessary to practice your trade across Canada. Learn more about Red Seal trades.

 

Please note: Some of the documents describing trades including training standards may still refer to the Ontario College of Trades (the College), which has ceased operations and has been replaced by Skilled Trades Ontario. These documents are now being revised to reflect this change to the skilled trades system in Ontario. All other information contained in these documents continues to be relevant and accurate.

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Trade Name Code Classification Exam Red Seal Trade Details
Automotive Service Technician

310S Compulsory Yes Red Seal Badge View Details
Baker

423A Non-compulsory No View Details
Baker-Patissier

423C Non-compulsory Yes Red Seal Badge View Details
Bearings Mechanic

615A Non-compulsory No View Details
Blacksmith

600P Non-compulsory No View Details
Brick and Stone Mason

401A Non-compulsory Yes Red Seal Badge View Details
Cabinetmaker

438A Non-compulsory Yes Red Seal Badge View Details
Cement (Concrete) Finisher

244G Non-compulsory Yes Red Seal Badge View Details
Chef

415C Non-compulsory No View Details
Child and Youth Worker

620A Non-compulsory No View Details
Child Development Practitioner

620C Non-compulsory No View Details
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Programmer

670C Non-compulsory No View Details
Concrete Pump Operator

637C Non-compulsory Yes View Details
Construction Boilermaker

428A Non-compulsory Yes Red Seal Badge View Details
Construction Craft Worker

450A Non-compulsory Yes Red Seal Badge View Details