How to Complete Your ROE for Apprentices Entering In-Class Training:
A tip for Employers of Apprentices on how to complete your ROE when apprentices are heading to in-class training
In order to provide for automatic EI benefits for your apprentice, employers must remit an ROE indicating the Apprenticeship Code ‘J’ – not the Lay off Code… ‘A’ and not the schooling Code ‘C’)
The EI Commissioner confirmed that this gesture has been made available to all Apprentices provided the Employer completes the ROE properly.
Code J – Apprentice Training
Employers would need to use this code if the employee is leaving the workplace temporarily for participating in a government-approved apprenticeship training program