Workforce Development
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Trade Description:

Partspersons manage and sell parts for vehicles, appliance, machinery and equipment. They are responsible for maintaining parts storage systems, ordering parts for sale, tracking inventory, receiving orders and ensuring they are filled accurately. Partspersons also price parts and assist both the general public and other tradespeople in finding the parts they need.

Employers include dealerships, service shops, tool cribs, warehouses and parts distribution outlets. 

Trade Regulation PDF Document Prepping for the Exam - Booklist
National Occupational Analysis

Apprenticeship - Annual Requirements:

Levels Total Hours/Year
(On-the-Job & Technical Training)
Total Weeks/Year
(Technical Training)
Delivered By
3  1,800  8-8-6 Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Training Standards:

Curriculum standards are organized by Saskatchewan. For more information, visit Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission or the National Occupational Analysis (NOA).


Red Seal Exam Information

Red Seal Exam Breakdown Red Seal Exam Self-Assessment Guide
Sample Exams Red Seal Exam Self-Assessment Guide (PDF)
Types of Exam Questions Red Seal Exam Preparation Guide

Challenging the Exam - Trades Qualification:

Years of Experience
Hours Required
Additional Practical
Exam Required
 4.5  8,100  No
PDF Document Employer Declaration | PDF Document Employer Declaration (FR)
PDF Document Statutory Declaration | PDF Document Statutory Declaration (FR)

Designated Trainers:

PDF Document Work Experience Form