Trade Designations

Link to law: https://www.novascotia.ca/just/regulations/regs/atqdes.htm

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Trade Designations
made under Section 17 of the

Apprenticeship and Trades Qualifications Act

S.N.S. 2003, c. 1

N.S. Reg. 120/95 (July 19, 1995)

N.S. Reg. 164/95 (October 31, 1995)

N.S. Reg. 304/86 (December 31, 1986)

N.S. Reg. 305/86 (December 31, 1986)

N.S. Reg. 82/98 (October 16, 1998)

N.S. Reg. 87/2000 (May 8, 2000)

N.S. Reg. 47/2005 (March 15, 1982)

N.S. Reg. 48/2005 (March 25, 1983)

N.S. Reg. 49/2005 (March 25, 1983)

N.S. Reg. 50/2005 (March 25, 1983)

N.S. Reg. 51/2005 (December 2, 1976)

N.S. Reg. 130/2005 (June 9, 2005)

N.S. Reg. 428/2007 (November 8, 2007)

N.S. Reg. 429/2007 (November 8, 2007)

N.S. Reg. 430/2007 (November 8, 2007)

N.S. Reg. 431/2007 (November 8, 2007)

N.S. Reg. 432/2007 (November 8, 2007)

N.S. Reg. 433/2007 (November 8, 2007)

N.S. Reg. 38/2012 (January 24, 2012)

N.S. Reg. 170/2012 (September 4, 2012)

The following trades are designated as trades to which the Apprenticeship and TradesQualifications Act applies:

Trade

Ministerial Order Date

N.S. Reg.

All Red Seal trades

[Note: Individual trade names are not specified in theOrder.]

October 31, 1995

164/95

Alarm and Security Technician Trade

May 8, 2000

87/2000

Automotive Glass Technician Trade

January 24, 2012

38/2012

Blaster Trade

November 8, 2007

433/2007

Boat Builder Trade

June 9, 2005

130/2005

Communications Technician Trade

November 8, 2007

430/2007

Construction Craft Worker Trade

November 8, 2007

431/2007

Engine Operators Trade*

(*Applies only to a plant whose certificate ofregistration under the Engine Operators Act requiresthe chief engine operator to have a 1st or 2nd classcertificate.)

[Note: The Engine Operators Act was repealed by theStationary Engineers Act, S.N.S. 1980, c. 18, s. 13, which wasin turn repealed by the Crane Operators and PowerEngineers Act, S.N.S. 2000, c. 23, s. 41.]

December 2, 1976

51/2005

Floor Covering Trade

July 19, 1995

120/95

Gas Fitter Trade

March 25, 1983

50/2005

Locksmith Trade

October 16, 1998

82/98

Ironworker–Reinforcing Trade

November 8, 2007

428/2007

Ironworker–Structural/Ornamental Trade

November 8, 2007

429/2007

Marine Fitter Trade

March 15, 1982

47/2005

Mine Electrician Trade

March 25, 1983

48/2005

Marine Service Technician Trade

September 4, 2012

170/2012

Mine Mechanic Trade

March 25, 1983

49/2005

Restoration Stone Mason Trade

December 31, 1986

305/86

Rig Technician Trade

November 8, 2007

432/2007

Welder Trade

[Note: The trade name has been amended to comply withthe Trade Names Equivalency Regulations, N.S. Reg. 113/97(O.I.C. 97-564).]

December 31, 1986

304/8