Diversify Your Workforce

Are you interested in hosting an experienced immigrant tradesperson for 12 weeks at no cost?

The Work-based 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 hire; you have the opportunity to assess their skills on the job and provide recommendations on apprenticeship and exam level readiness. Click here for more details on the Work-based Trades Practical Assessment (WTPA) Program with Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia.