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Automotive Sector Council Project Updates

The Automotive Sector Council is excited to announce that the NS Department of Labour and Advanced Education have funded the following projects to be rolled out between now and 2023! Pathways to Success Automotive employers are challenged to bring new employees onboard where employing an untrained or inexperienced individual poses a safety threat to themselves […]

Nova Scotia Apprenticeship – COVID-19 Update 4

COVID-19 Update #4 – April 17, 2020 As the COVID-19 public health emergency continues, the Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency is committed to support apprentices and trades workers in their training and journey towards certification. We remain open for business and can be reached by phone (1-800-494-5651), email (apprenticeship@novascotia.ca) and through our online transactions. We previously […]

AIA Canada’s Latest Report Looks at How Car Owners Choose a Vehicle Service Provider, and Why They Leave Them

With research showing that retaining an existing client base offers a far better return on investment than acquiring new customers, knowing what Canadian car owners look for in a service provider is of paramount importance. AIA Canada’s latest report, At Your Service: How Do Canadians Select Their Automotive Repair Shop? offers considerations. Through a survey of vehicle […]

New ASC Board Members and Appointments

The Automotive Sector Council Annual General Board Meeting was held September 12, at the ASC Expo in Dartmouth Nova Scotia. New appointments this year are Level 3 Apprentice for Department of Transportation Technician Tailor Robicheau, Gary Quigg, Automotive Business Support Manager of Canadian Tire Atlantic Canada, Rob Ward, Health & Safety at Steele Auto Group […]