Education

Policies and legislation

Legislation

Education Act

The Education Act legitimizes and defines the roles and responsibilities of all partners involved in the education of Yukon students.

Teacher Certification Regulations O.I.C. 1993/046

Teacher Qualification Regulations O.I.C. 1991/070

For other regulations associated with the act please use the drop-down menus on the Yukon Legislation site.


Apprentice Training Act

This act establishes the system of apprenticeship and designated trades in the Yukon.

For regulations associated with the act please use the drop-down menus on the Yukon Legislation site.


Education Labour Relations Act

The act establishes terms and conditions of employment for teachers, principals and other employees appointed pursuant to this act.


Movable Soccer Goal Safety Act 

This act establishes standards and requirements of the use of movable soccer goals.

Movable Soccer Goal Safety Regulation 


Occupational Training Act

The purpose of the Occupational Training Act is to establish, organize and promote programs to develop and improve the occupational and other skills of persons.

Student Training Allowance Regulations


School Trespass Act 

This act outlines the conditions that define the trespassing of any premise used for educational purposes and the consequences for the action.


Student Financial Assistance Act

The act allows the Minister to provide financial assistance to eligible post-secondary students.

Student Financial Assistance Regulation


Teaching Profession Act 

The Yukon Teachers' Association is established under this act.


Trade Schools Regulation Act

This act regulates the operation of private trade schools in the Yukon.

For regulations associated with the act please use the drop-down menus on the Yukon Legislation site.


Yukon College Act

This act establishes Yukon College and its mandate and powers.

For regulations associated with the act please use the drop-down menus on the Yukon Legislation site.

Contact - Policy, Planning and Evaluation Unit

James McCullough
Yukon Education
Government of Yukon
Box 2703
Whitehorse, Yukon
Canada Y1A 2C6

Phone: 867-667-8027
Toll free (In Yukon): 1-800-661-0408, local 8027
Fax: 867-456-6788
Email: James.McCullough@gov.yk.ca