Marine Service Technician Trade Regulations
made under Section 29 of the
Apprenticeship and Trades Qualifications Act
S.N.S. 2003, c. 1
O.I.C. 2012-321 (October 2, 2012), N.S. Reg. 187/2012
1 These regulations may be cited as the Marine Service Technician Trade Regulations.
2 (1) In these regulations,
“Act” means the Apprenticeship and Trades Qualifications Act;
“General Regulations” means the Apprenticeship and Trades Qualifications ActGeneral Regulations made under the Act;
“marine service technician trade” means the occupation of a marine servicetechnician, consisting of servicing and repairing, refitting and upgrading marinevessels;
“marine vessel” includes motor- and sail-driven vessels;
“servicing and repairing” includes
(i) performing structural, cosmetic, electrical or mechanical service or repairwork, and
(ii) handling, storing or modifying a marine vessel while it is being servicedor repaired.
(2) The definitions contained in the General Regulations apply to these regulations.
Certificate through trade qualification
3 For the purpose of paragraph 30(1)(a)(ii)(B) of the General Regulations, which authorizesthe Director to issue a certificate of qualification in a designated trade to a person whodoes not hold a certificate of apprenticeship in the trade if the person applies and meetscertain requirements, 12 000 hours is prescribed as the period of employment required forthe marine service technician trade.