School of Trades and Transportation
School of Trades and Transportation Programs
The School of Trades and Transportation provides programs that prepare you for careers in the building and manufacturing trades, the marine sector and transportation.
All programs are designed to meet and exceed provincial and national occupational standards and may be accredited by accrediting agencies, such as Transport Canada.
Explore School of Trades and Transportation programs by area of interest.
Building and manufacturing
Get the skills to work in Carpentry, Plumbing, Welding and other trades.
Marine, fisheries and oceans
Launch a career in Marine Engineering Technology, Marine Navigation Technology or another ship-based role.
Get the knowledge and skills you need to work on cars, trucks or airplanes in programs like Automotive Service Repair, Heavy Equipment Operator and Aircraft Maintenance Engineer.
Many programs in this school are pre-apprentice. Graduating from them can jumpstart your journey to apprenticeship and becoming a journeyperson. Learn more about pre-apprenticeship programs from the Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency.