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