National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 Version 1.0
This broad category comprises middle management occupations in wholesale and retail trade, and customer services, as well as occupations concerned with wholesale and retail sales, and customer, personal and support service occupations related to a wide range of industries, such as accommodation and food services, travel, tourism and cleaning services.
This major group comprises retail sales and service supervisors and specialized occupations in sales and services. These occupations come with Training, Education, Experience and Responsibility (TEER) identified as TEER 2. Occupations classified in TEER 2, as those included in this group with a 2 as the second digit of their code, typically require completion of a post-secondary education program of two to three years at community college, institute of technology or CÉGEP; or completion of an apprenticeship training program of two to five years; or supervisory or significant safety responsibilities; or the accumulation of several years of experience in a related occupation found in TEER 3, when applicable (TEER 3 includes occupations with a 3 as a second digit in their code).
This sub-major group comprises specialized sales occupations, including technical sales specialists in wholesale trade and retail and wholesale buyers.
This minor group comprises specialized sales occupations, including technical sales specialists in wholesale trade and retail and wholesale buyers. They are employed by establishments that produce and provide technical goods and services and retail and wholesale establishments; or they may be self-employed.