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The Apprenticeship and Certification Act

C.C.S.M. c. A110

The Apprenticeship and Certification Act

DEFINITIONS
1 Definitions
APPRENTICESHIP AND CERTIFICATION BOARD
BOARD
2 Board continued
3 Mandate of the board
4 (1) Strategic plan
(2) Content
(3) Consultations
(4) Repealed
(5) Ministerial approval of plan
(6) Amendments to plan
(7) Board to make plan public
5 (1) Board annual report
(2) Tabling of report
6 (1) Composition of board
(2) Members must be knowledgeable about trades
(3) Vice-chairperson
(4) Secretary
(5) Term of appointment
(6) Appointment continues
(7) Repealed
(8) Remuneration and expenses
7 (1) Quorum at meetings
(2) Voting rights of chairperson
8 (1) By-laws
(2) Disallowing by-law
(3) Transitional matters
(4) Programs to be public
(5) Conflict
COMMITTEES OF THE BOARD
9 (1) Committees of the board
(2) Committee membership
(3) Delegation to committee
(4) Composition of committees
(5) Remuneration and expenses of committee members
APPRENTICESHIP AND CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS
9.1 Apprenticeship program requirements
9.2 (1) Certification program requirements
(2) Other certification program components
9.3 Programs for red seal trades
10 Repealed
11 to 14 Repealed
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
15 (1) Responsibilities of executive director
(2) Forms
(3) Delegation
(4) Authorization may be general or conditional
(5) Executive director may continue to act
16 Executive director to recognize and approve programs
17 (1) Monitoring apprenticeship and certification programs
(2) Powers of entry and inspection
(3) Removing and returning items
(4) Entry to dwelling requires consent
TRADES AND OCCUPATIONS
DESIGNATION OF TRADES AND OCCUPATIONS
18 (1) Designation of trades
(2) Repealed
(3) Certificate of qualification in designated trade
(4) Prior learning assessment — trade qualifications
19 Repealed
19.1 (1) Designation of occupations
(2) Occupational certificates
20 Suspension or cancellation of certificates
APPRENTICESHIP AGREEMENTS FOR DESIGNATED TRADES
21 (1) Apprenticeship agreements — designated trades
(2) Approved form
22 (1) Application to register agreement
(2) Registration of agreements
(3) Agreement of no effect unless registered
(3.1) Effective date of registered agreement
(4) Advanced standing previous training and experience
(5) Executive director may suspend or cancel agreement
(6) Termination of agreement
(7) Effect of strike or lockout on agreement
23 (1) Assignment of agreement
(2) Transfer of agreement
24 Prohibition of apprenticeship except by agreement
COMPULSORY CERTIFICATION TRADES
25 (1) Designation of compulsory certification trades
(2) Conditions for recommending compulsory certification
26 (1) Prohibition re working in compulsory certification trade
(2) Prohibition on employer
27 Executive director may grant exemptions
28 Prescribed partial exemptions
29 (1) Temporary permits
(2) Terms and conditions
(3) Work to be done per terms and conditions
(4) Employer to ensure terms and conditions followed
30 (1) Factory production, etc.
(2) Removal of factory exemption
(3) Rescinding order
31 Overlapping trades
INSPECTIONS
32 (1) Directors to enforce compulsory certification
(2) Director may be employee of another department
(3) Appointment may be limited to specific trades
33 (1) Director's powers re inspectors
(2) Delegation
34 (1) Inspections
(2) General inspection powers
(3) Entry into dwelling with consent
(4) Removing and returning items
(5) Warrant for entry into dwelling
(6) Conditions
(7) Identification
COMPLIANCE ORDERS
35 (1) Compliance orders
(2) Who may be issued a compliance order
(3) Order stopping work
(4) Oral orders to be reduced to writing
(5) Content of order
(6) Order may be varied
(7) Resumption of work
36 (1) Requesting review by director
(2) Director who is to conduct review
(3) Hearing not required
(4) Order remains in effect pending review
(5) Decision of the director
(6) Serving the decision and notice of right to appeal
ADMINISTRATIVE PENALTIES
37 (1) Administrative penalty: failure to comply
(2) Imposing penalty
(3) Maximum amount
(4) Notice
(5) Serving the notice
38 (1) Appeal of compliance order or administrative penalty to Manitoba Labour Board
(2) Compliance order remains in effect
(3) Administrative penalty is stayed
(4) Notice of hearing
(5) Decision of the labour board
39 (1) Payment of administrative penalty
(2) Debt due to government
(3) Certificate registered in court
(4) No offence to be charged if penalty paid
40 Public disclosure of administrative penalties
GENERAL PROVISIONS
APPEALS OF DECISIONS MADE BY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
41 (1) Appeal to appeal board — decisions of executive director
(2) Appointment of appeal board
(3) Composition of appeal board
(4) Criteria for appointment
(5) Notice of hearing date
(6) Executive director is party
(7) Right to be heard
(8) Remuneration and expenses
(9) Decision of appeal board
(10) Notice of appeal board decision
(11) Decision is final
SHARING INFORMATION
42 (1) Sharing information
(2) Interpretation: "information"
SERVICE OF DOCUMENTS
43 Service of documents
OFFENCES AND PENALTIES
44 (1) Offences
(2) Corporate officers and directors
(3) Certificate evidence
45 (1) Penalty: individuals
(2) Penalty: corporations
REGULATIONS
46 (1) Regulations
(2) Regulations about training and education programs
47 L.G. in C. regulations
48 Repealed
CONSEQUENTIAL AMENDMENTS
49 to 53
REPEAL, C.C.S.M. REFERENCE AND COMING INTO FORCE
54 Repeal
55 C.C.S.M. reference
56 Coming into force