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The Blue Seal Certification (Achievement in Business Competencies) is a credential offered by Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training (AIT) to individuals with a valid Alberta Journeyman, Occupational, or AIT recognized trade certificate who want to develop their business skills. A Blue Seal Certificate is evidence that a tradesperson not only meets Alberta’s high industry standards, but has the knowledge and drive to succeed in business. Tradespeople who complete the Blue Seal program may move into leadership, supervisory, entrepreneurial and other roles.
Earning a Blue Seal Certificate
Grande Prairie Regional College Continuing Education approved programs include:
How To Apply
Once you have completed the required 150 hours of study in Blue Seal approved business subject areas, submit proof of completion (such as official transcripts), along with a completed Blue Seal application and the non-refundable $50 fee to any Apprenticeship and Industry Training (AIT) office. Applications can be found on the Tradesecrets website.