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Outlook & Prospects for College and Other Vocational Instructors in Edmonton Region
The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.
Provincial Employment Potential Information
The following table identifies employment conditions within Alberta.
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Alberta||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for College and Other Vocational Instructors (NOC 4131) in Alberta.
This outlook is the result of an analysis of a number of factors that influence employment prospects in this occupation. Some of the key findings are that:
- Employment growth is expected to be moderate.
- A moderate number of people are expected to retire.
- This occupation has recently experienced moderate levels of unemployment.
Here are some key facts about College and Other Vocational Instructors in Alberta:
- Approximately 9,950 people work in this occupation.
- College and Other Vocational Instructors mainly work in the following sectors:
- Community colleges and C.E.G.E.P.s (NAICS 6112): 40%
- Other schools and instruction (NAICS 6115-6117): 16%
- 60% of College and Other Vocational Instructors work all year, while 40% work only part of the year, compared to 64% and 36% respectively among all occupations.
- They fall into the following age groups:
- 15 to 24: less than 5% compared to 14% for all occupations
- 25 to 54: 70% compared to 68% for all occupations
- 55 years and over: 26% compared to 18% for all occupations
- The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
- Men: 52% compared to 54% for all occupations
- Women: 48% compared to 46% for all occupations
- The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
- No high school diploma: less than 5% compared to 13% for all occupations
- High school diploma or equivalent: 10% compared to 26% for all occupations
- Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 11% compared to 12% for all occupations
- College certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 23% compared to 25% for all occupations
- Bachelor's degree: 28% compared to 17% for all occupations
- University certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: 26% compared to 7% for all occupations
|Location||Employment Potential||Release Date|
|Athabasca--Grande Prairie--Peace River Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
|Banff--Jasper--Rocky Mountain House Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
|Calgary Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
|Camrose--Drumheller Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
|Edmonton Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
|Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
|Red Deer Region||(2 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
|Wood Buffalo--Cold Lake Region||(1 of 3 stars)||2016-04-15|
Labour Market Bulletins
An analysis of the local labour market and an assessment of local employment-related events.
(To access archived Labour Market Bulletins not appearing on this webpage, please contact us).
- March 2016 | (PDF, 228 KB)
- February 2016 | (PDF, 214 KB)
- January 2016 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- Annual Edition 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- December 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- November 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- October 2015 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- September 2015 | (PDF, 248 KB)
- August 2015 | (PDF, 541 KB)
- July 2015 | (PDF, 591 KB)
- June 2015 | (PDF, 591 KB)
- Annual Edition 2014 | (PDF, 607KB)
Provincial / Territorial Labour Market NewsWeek of Apr 11 - Apr 15, 2016
- Chinook's Edge School Division will permanently close the school in Benalto on June 30, 2016. The school employs two teachers.
- The Edmonton Institution for Women is implementing a training course in dog grooming. The first session is expected to be completed by March 2017. Graduates of the program would be certified by the Canadian Professional Pet Stylists.
- Pembina Hills Public Schools' trustees approved $1.442M from a reserve pool for training and program development
- Lethbridge College has teamed with AGCO Corporation and Hanlon Ag Centre to ensure their agriculture and heavy equipment apprenticeship students have access to up-to-date training and state-of-the-art equipment.
- The Government of Alberta has approved the Career and Technology Foundations program for schools across the province. The program provides students with hands-on career training.
- Red Deer's Gasoline Alley Career High School has officially opened
- According to a recent report, Athabasca University is planning to move all its information technology operations to Edmonton. The decision could affect 59 positions in Athabasca.
- Keyano College in Fort McMurray signed a collaborative agreement with Calgary's Mount Royal University, which will allow Keyano students to locally earn a Bachelor of Science degree
- Two research programs at the University of Lethbridge are receiving a combined $179,600 from the Canada Foundation for Innovation
- The University of Calgary is receiving over $2M from the Canada Foundation for Innovation to support five research projects
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