CAF-FCA research addresses the needs, interests and priorities of the apprenticeship community, providing insights that inform the programs, policies and practices of Canadian apprenticeship stakeholders.

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This report provides data on 15 trades, outlining the costs and benefits to the employer when hiring and training apprentices.

This study sets out to identify the perceptions and attitudes of youth and their influencers towards skilled trades and apprenticeship.

This resource acts as a guide for employers considering the establishment of an apprenticeship program, with tips, tools and worksheets.

This report identifies the major barriers that prevent individuals from pursuing and completing apprenticeship training.

This guide helps workplaces clarify the roles and responsibilities of the apprentice, the supervising journeyperson and the employer.