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Welcome to the Skilled Trades Ontario Portal

Online services will be available in phases, with the goal of building a one-window online channel for all skilled trades and apprenticeship clients by 2025.

The following services are currently available online:


  • Apply for an apprenticeship program
  • Active apprentices can change their sponsor(s)

Sponsors can:

  • Submit applications on behalf of their apprentices
  • Save applications to continue at a later time
  • See a summary of applications submitted

Experienced Workers

  • Experienced workers who are residents of Canada can apply for a Trade Equivalency Assessment

Note: If you are an international applicant for a Trade Equivalency Assessment, please see the Trade Equivalency Assessment page .


  • View certifying exam results
  • Renew Certificates of Qualification in compulsory trades

You will need to create an account to access online services.

If you had an online account with the Ontario College of Trades, please ensure that you use the same email when you sign up for an online account with Skilled Trades Ontario.

If you are unsure of which email you have on file, or for assistance with services not listed here, please contact Skilled Trades Ontario at (647) 847-3000 or 1-855-299-0028 (toll-free within Ontario only), Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm EST.
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