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This page provides links to a wide range of websites which provide further industry training information and resources.

Labour Market Information

Links in this section provide information on the current economic outlook and job prospects.
Manitoba Labour Market Information
Job Futures Manitoba

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Career Planning & Job Hunting

Links in this section provide tips and resources to assist with educational and career goals and finding employment. Some of these sites are geared toward youth.
Career Destination Manitoba
Youth Employment
Ellis Chart
Manitoba WorkinfoNET
Work Destinations
Employment Manitoba
Manitoba Career News
Working Canada
Manitoba Career Development

Careers in Agriculture
Careers in Wood
Trade Up Manitoba
Canadian Youth Business Foundation - Loans for start-up businesses

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General Trades & Industry Training Information

Trades Info - Providing comprensive information about trade occupations and certification preparation
Skilled Trades: A Career You Can Build On
Skills Canada MB - Skills Canada Manitoba is a non-profit agency that promotes careers in the skilled trades and technology to youth.
Canadian Apprenticeship Forum (CAF) - A non-profit organization funded by HRDC that is comprised of provincial Apprenticeship Board Chairs and representatives from national labour orgnaizations, equity groups, business and the education sector. It promotes apprenticeship training across Canada and advocates the development of products required to train a skilled workforce.
Capital Projects – Engagement in apprenticeship training required to bid for publicly tendered capital projects in Manitoba.
Interprovincial Standards “Red Seal” Program - The interprovincial Red Seal Program for trades certification is designated to provide greater ease of mobility for skilled workers throughout Canada.
National Occupational Analysis (NOA)
Manitoba Mentors
Manitoba Job Futures
National Occupational Classification (NOC) - Provides a standardized language for describing the work performed by Canadians in the labour market.
Safe Workers of Tomorrow

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Training Providers

Red River College, Winnipeg
Assiniboine Community College, Brandon
University College of the North, The Pas
Stevenson Aviation and Aerospace Training Centre (Southport), Portage la Prairie
Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology, Moose Jaw/Saskatoon
Northern Alberta Institute of Technology, Edmonton
Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, Calgary
Accredited Vocational Training Programs in Manitoba Public Schools

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Union Listing

Boilermakers Union Local 555
Canadian Auto Workers
Canadian Union of Public Employees
Communications Energy & Paperworkers Union of Canada
International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental & Ironworkers
International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 435
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 2034
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 2085
International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftsmen Union 1 of MB
Manitoba Government & General Employees' Union
Operating Engineers of MB Local 987
Operative Plasterers & Cement Masons Local 222
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local Union 254
Teamsters Union Local 979
United Food & Commercial Workers Local 832
United Steelworkers of America Local 6166
International Union of Elevator Constructors Local #102
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades Local # 739
International Federation of Professional & Technical Engineers (IFPTE)

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Professional Associations

Aerospace Industries Assoc of Canada
Allied Beauty Association
Assoc of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Manitoba (APEGM)
Association of Manitoba Land Surveyors (AMLS)
Certified Technicians and Technologists Association of Manitoba, Inc. (CTTAM)
Automotive Trades Assoc Manitoba (ATA)
Architectural Woodwork Manufacturers Association of Canada (AWMAC)
Business Service Centre
Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors
Canadian Aviation Maintenance Council
Canadian Auto Repair & Service Council (CARS)
Canadian Construction Assoc
Canadian Council of Technicians and Technologists (CCTT)
Canadian Culinary Federation
Canadian Culinary Federation, Wpg branch
Canadian Electrical Contractors Assoc
Canadian Oil Heat Association
Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters
Canadian Nursery Landscape Assoc
Canadian Organization of Professional Electrologists
Canadian Swine Breeders Assoc
Canadian Welding Bureau
Canadian Welding Assoc
Canada West Equipment Dealers Assoc
Cement Association of Canada
Construction Labour Relations Assoc of Manitoba
Consumers Association of Canada
Federation of Canadian Electrolysis Assoc
Golf Manitoba
Heating, Refrigeration, Air Conditioning Institute of Canada
HRAC MB Chapter
Landscape Manitoba
Masonry Canada
Manitoba Aerospace Human Resources Committee
Manitoba Association of Landscape Architects (MALA)
Manitoba Construction Safety Association
Mechanical Contractors Assoc of MB
Manitoba Electrical League
Manitoba Federation of Labour
Manitoba Federation of Labour Occupational Health Centre (MFLOHC)
Manitoba Heavy Construction Association
Manitoba Home Builders Association
Manitoba Hotel Association
Manitoba Mechanical Contractors Association
Manitoba Motor Dealers Assoc
Manitoba Hairstylists' Association
Manitoba Pork Council
Manitoba Professional Painting Contractors Association
Manitoba Restaurant & Foodservices Association
Manitoba Trucking Association
Manitoba Water and Wastewater Association
Merit Contractors Association of Manitoba
Metal Building Contractors and Erectors Association
Railway Association of Canada
Refrigeration Service Engineer Society
Roofing Contractors Association of Manitoba
Transport Canada: Prairie and Northern Region
Winnipeg Construction Association
Vocational Teachers Association of Manitoba

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Manitoba Government Contacts

Employment Manitoba
Workplace Safety & Health
Employment Standards
Worker’s Compensation Board
Prior Learning Assessment Recognition (PLAR)
Career Focus
Business Gateway
Industry Workforce Development
Entrepreneurship Manitoba

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Federal Government Contacts

National Occupational Classification (NOC)
Human Resources and Social Development Canada (HRSDC)
Employment Insurance
Working in Canada Employment Information
Canada/Manitoba Business Service Centre

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Canadian Apprenticeship Contacts

Northwest Territories
British Columbia
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Newfoundland & Labrador
Prince Edward Island

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