ERIC Number: ED455436
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
The Apprenticeship and Industry Training System: A Resource Manual for LAC and PAC Members.
Alberta Learning, Edmonton. Apprenticeship and Industry Training.
This manual is a reference on the apprenticeship and industry training system for local and provincial apprenticeship committee members, presiding officers, and secretaries in Alberta. Section 1 contains an overview of Alberta's apprenticeship and industry training system. Section 2 provides an overview of the apprenticeship and industry training public consultation process, focusing on consultation outcomes. It lists criteria for the designation of all trades, both compulsory and optional certification trades; compulsory certification trades; and occupations. Section 3 describes roles and responsibilities of local apprenticeship committees (LACs), including presiding officers, members, and secretaries; provincial apprenticeship committees (PACs), including presiding officers, members, and secretaries; Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board; and government. Section 4 provides information on how LAC and PAC meetings are run. Section 5 contains templates for LAC and PAC agendas, minutes, and action requests. Sections 6 and 7 provide answers to frequently asked questions about LACs and PACs and about technical training. Other contents include definitions, key contact list, and list of apprenticeship and industry training regional offices. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Advisory Committees, Apprenticeships, Blue Collar Occupations, Developed Nations, Foreign Countries, Governing Boards, Industrial Training, Labor Force Development, Policy Formation, Postsecondary Education, Responsibility, Role, Secondary Education, Semiskilled Occupations, Skilled Occupations, Student Certification, Trade and Industrial Education, Vocational Education, Work Experience Programs
Apprenticeship and Industry Training, Alberta Learning, 10th Floor, Commerce Place, 10155-102 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T5J 4L5; Tel: 780-427-8765; Fax: 780-422-7376; Web site: http://www.tradesecrets.org/. For full text: http://www.tradesecrets.org/library/lac-pac/ref-man.pdf.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alberta Learning, Edmonton. Apprenticeship and Industry Training.
Identifiers - Location: Canada