Type of Program:
The objective of the Apprenticeship START program is to encourage employers to register, retain and support their apprentices to completion during their apprenticeship journey. There will be a focus on SMEs.
Comments on Funding:
Employers can receive up to $25,000 in funding for the duration of the apprenticeship. If the employer hires an apprentice from an under-represented group, the funding increases to $30,000.
When It Ends:
Applicant must be:
The applicant must:
complete an Apprenticeship Agreement with the apprentice and the Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency,
wait for the application to be reviewed by an Industry Training Consultant (ITC) who will determine eligibility.
No specific documentation has been identified.