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Carpenter Apprenticeship First Period

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Program Year


Program Length

8 weeks

Program Description

Have you always enjoyed working with tools? Consider a career as a carpenter, a field that is in high demand.

This hands-on program will give you the skills and theory you need to succeed when you write the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training First Period theory and practical exams.

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Program Delivery

Traditional classroom setting with shop and lab demonstrations.


Oct 02, 2017 - Nov 24, 2017 - Slave Lake; Mar 05, 2018 - Apr 27, 2018 - Slave Lake

Academic Requirements

Eligible students are determined by Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training (AIT). See for more details. You must meet the entrance requirements for your specific trade, be indentured by an employer and be eligible to attend the training sessions.
RECOMMENDED PATH: Alberta High School Diploma with:
 English 30-2.
 Math 30-3.
 Physics 20 or Chemistry 20 or Science 20.
 Related Career and Technology Studies courses.

 English 10-2 and Math 10-3 or a pass mark in all 5 Canadian General Educational Development (GED) tests or a passing mark on AIT's Entrance Exam. See for more information on AIT's Entrance Exam.

Other Requirements



Any provider approved by Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training.