BASIC CAREER INFO
Careers Nova Scotia
See also: Career Planning and Website Guide
(section: Adults > Career Planning Web Sites)
Apprenticeship Training and Skill Development
Exploring a Career in the Skilled Trades
Skills Canada-Nova Scotia
Get information on the provincial and national skills competitions.
Canadian Apprenticeship Forum
Check out all of the opportunities in the designated skilled trades.
Information about skilled trades for youth, educators, parents, employers and
British Columbia Industry Training Authority
Choose a trade and watch the video.
Apprenticeship Guide (PDF)
Learn more about apprenticeship and the benefits of becoming an apprentice.
This website features careers in Nova Scotia. It lists the qualifications and the salaries that you can expect with each job and what the job market looks like in Nova Scotia.
This guide is for students in grade nine through high school. It outlines the many resources available to students who are beginning to investigate their career paths. Download PDF
Canada's career and education planning tool - learn about hundreds of occupations.
Visit the Career Video Library, which provides over 100 short videos profiling a wide variety of career options.
This website highlights career profiles by providing examples of individuals in a wide range of jobs.
Career Development E-Manual
If you want to 'wow' employers, this is the website for you. The e-manual has self-assessment tools, demonstrates how to document your skills and talks about life/work planning.