Skilled trades updates

A new skilled trades certification has been announced by the Province. Learn more about how it affects our gas and electrical clients.  

Skilled trades updates

A new skilled trades certification has been announced by the Province. Learn more about how it affects our gas and electrical clients.  

Class MR

Elevating Devices Mechanic Certification

Overview

The Elevating Devices Mechanic - Class MR certificate of qualification allows you to perform limited repairs and maintenance on elevating devices that are identified on your certificate, while you are employed by a licensed elevating device contractor who holds a Class MR licence that authorizes the same types of repairs or maintenance.

To obtain this certificate, you need to meet the following requirements:

  • Hold a trade ticket as either an electrician or a millwright
  • Complete an approved Class MR training program
  • Be employed by a Class MR contractor

Note that Mechanic-in-Training requirements do not apply to this class. There is also no Skills Passport for this class.

You must:

  • Provide proof that you have completed an approved Class MR training program
  • Submit a Class MR application form

You must also pay any applicable fees.

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