Apprentices & Training
The Building Trades of Alberta is dedicated to helping students and youth find meaningful and rewarding careers in the unionized skilled trades. You can start on the career path to becoming an apprentice while you’re in high school or anytime afterward. Essential skills training can help you upgrade. You can also earn while you learn.
Become an Apprentice
Alberta is facing a shortfall of skilled building trades workers. Our locals have invested in new, state-of-the-art training facilities to handle the increased demand. The BTA affiliated unions provide the best safety training and skills training in the industry.
- Learn your trade from highly-skilled, professional union journeypersons
- Enjoy world-class training centres, for free
- Earn while you learn, you get paid to get an education
- BTA affiliate provides industry-recognized skills