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Journeyman

The competency certificate-journeyman (CCJ) indicates the trade and, if applicable, the specialty or activities of the trade that the individual may perform.

Minimum conditions

Process for obtaining your competency certificate-journeyman

To apply, you must:

Once the application is approved, the competency certificate is sent by mail. However, depending on the circumstances, the CCQ may issue a temporary right-to-work so that the candidate has quicker access to the site. The right-to-work is valid only for a limited period, according to the situation.

An apprentice candidate who has passed the provincial qualification examination automatically receives the competency certificate without charge. However, a non-apprentice candidate who has passed the provincial qualification examination must make an application to the CCQ and pay the required fee.

The Commission de la construction du Québec (CCQ) also recognizes certain qualification certificates issued by the Ministère du Travail, de l'Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale (MTESS):

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