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Apprentice Financial Supports

Customer Support contact information for apprentices applying for Apprentice Financial Supports including Part II benefits (mileage, moving, living out) and Employment Insurance (EI):

There are many financial supports available from the federal and provincial governments,
once you are a registered BC apprentice. SkilledTradesBC can assist with
this process if you have not already registered. The types of financial supports available include:

Employment Insurance (part I & part II), Canada Apprentice Loan, Apprenticeship Incentive and Apprenticeship Completion Grant, Tax Credits, LNG Apprentice funding opportunity (Tuition and Books) and many other various funding supports.

Bill Dean, Apprenticeship and Automotive Service Technician Graduate

“I attended Vancouver Island University for the entire Automotive Service Technician Apprenticeship program, from entry level through Level four. It was an excellent learning experience, and feedback from people in the automotive service industry regarding the program has been exceptional. It is clear VIU has an excellent reputation.

Read more about Bill's experience