Apprenticeship in Manitoba

How do I become an apprentice?

Visit the Manitoba Apprenticeship page to learn how to become an apprentice in Manitoba. If you are considering a career in the skilled trades, but are not sure where to start, the CLAC Training Team can help you make informed career decisions by providing assistance with

  • understanding the apprenticeship pathway to a career in the skilled trades;
  • apprenticeship entry and educational requirements;
  • applying for apprenticeship funding, loans, and grants;
  • finding the right technical education for you;
  • career opportunities with CLAC employers; and
  • safety training required to work on the jobsite.

Contact us to learn more.

What reimbursements does CLAC offer?

CLAC will reimburse member apprentices up to $850 per school year completed after January 2014.

If you received a grade of 90 percent or higher on your final exam, you can receive an additional $100 bonus.

Am I eligible to apply?

You are eligible to apply if:

  • You are a member in good standing of Local 152
  • You have worked at least 1,500 hours per school year with a CLAC signatory employer that contributes to the Local 152 Manitoba Training Fund (MTF)
  • You have an official school document to show that you’ve successfully completed the term
  • You can provide the MTF with a receipt for tuition and/or books
  • You have returned to a CLAC signatory employer that contributes to the MTF following completion of your schooling

How do I apply?

To learn more, and to find application forms, sign in to your myCLAC profile.