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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).
- April 2016 | (PDF, 552 KB)
- 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 May 09 - May 13, 2016
- The Wild Rose School Division decided to suspend teaching activities at the Nordegg Education Centre for the 2016-17 school year
- Wolf Creek Public Schools is facing a $2.6M deficit for the 2016-17 school year resulting in the loss of 41 positions across the district. Staff at the division office and education assistants are impacted.
- Drumheller Valley Secondary School and NorQuest College are partnering to offer a Health Care Aide Certificate program. Some of the coursework will be offered online through Campus Alberta.
- The Fairview College Campus of Grande Prairie Regional College recently hosted 185 high school students for a trades and technology camp. The program introduces students to career experience in a range of trades.
- Alberta Advanced Education has officially approved the community mental health certificate program at Lakeland College. Students will receive credit for the online program starting July 1, 2016.
- The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology launched a new centre in Edmonton for its heavy equipment technology program. The facility will provide more space and allow the program to expand student capacity up to 60 percent.
- The Government of Canada has announced more than $1M for the Trade Winds to Success Program through the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology in Edmonton. The program offers pre-apprenticeship training to Indigenous students.
- Chinook's Edge School Division will permanently close the school in Benalto on June 30, 2016. The school employs two teachers.
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