The purpose of an Industry Working Group is to foster stakeholder engagement and to ensure standards are reflective of current industry practices and needs. Industry Working Groups are convened as needed and advise Sector Committees on updates related to program standards, curriculum, exams and any other content related to the trades or occupations.
Members are considered subject matter experts in their trade or occupation and are relied upon to provide advice and recommendations to the Sector Committees to modernize the apprenticeship programs based on their knowledge of current trends in industries and after consulting industry.
Please find an update Task Tracker. Items of urgency:
- A bilingual Carpenter for an Industry Work Group
- 7 Mobile Crane Operators to form two different Industry Working Groups