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Pathways to Success

The Automotive Sector Council is in development of an automotive preparation training course to address this challenge. This training will allow potential candidates who have the aptitude and interest for the automotive occupations to gain the industry specific skills to enter the automotive workplace. Automotive employers are challenged to bring new employees onboard where employing […]

The Trades Practical Assessment Program

Are you interested in hosting an experienced immigrant trades-person for 12 weeks at no cost? The Trades Practical Assessment Program connects employers across Nova Scotia with experienced tradespeople. As a host employer, you offer the chance to work in your organization for up to 12-weeks at no cost to you. There is no obligation to […]

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 […]

The Automotive Response to the Pandemic

If you are a small business trying to navigate the New Normal of COVID-19, you are not alone! If you are in the Automotive Industry, you have been trying to figure how to service your customers while keeping everyone safe. You are doing your best to get through the seasonal tire changeover and wondering how […]