Trades & Industrial

Quick Overview

The SIIT Trades and Industrial (T &I) department offers over 30 programs in the construction, industrial and mining sectors, and trains over 1300 students annually.  The T&I staff work closely with industry partners, employers, related organizations, governments, and others to provide relevant programming.  Training is delivered across the province including directly at the First Nation community level.

In partnership with Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC), T&I also offers apprenticeship level training for Carpentry Levels 1 through 3, as well as approved training for Welding, Levels 1 and 2.  Training for other trades is also being planned for the future.

To assist with apprenticeship training, SIIT and SATCC formed the SIIT Joint Training Committee (JTC) in 1998.  The JTC enables qualified Indigenous individuals to more easily enter and succeed in industrial and construction trades as apprentices. Click here to view more on Apprenticeship training.

SIIT Trades programs (apply online):

If applications are open for these programs, program links will be available at the bottom of the page. For these programs, you must apply online by clicking on a link (if applicable) at the bottom of the page. Follow the on-screen instructions. For more information on the individual programs, please click here and scroll down to the Trades & Industrial section. 

Career Centre Trades programs (apply in-person):

For these programs, you must apply in-person at your nearest Career Centre.  Scroll down for a complete list and choose a Career Centre nearest you.

  • Auto Body Repair
  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Construction Worker Preparation
  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Ironworker
  • Mining Industry Pre-employment
  • Outdoor Power Equipment Repair
  • Residential Renovation and Construction

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Trades & Industrial Programs