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Apply Now for Indigenous Women in Community Leadership Mentorship Program

Are you an Indigenous woman who is making a difference in your community? Grow your network. Enhance your skills. Apply now for the Indigenous Women in Community Leadership mentorship program. Program is open to First Nations, Métis, and Inuit women leaders in Canada. Scholarships are available.

by CoadyInstitute on February 21, 2018356 Views

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PSA: QIA’s information session for Q-STEP and Tuttarvik

The Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) will be visiting Qikiqtani communities to present information sessions on the new Qikiqtani Skills and Training for Employment Partnership (Q-STEP) and to help enroll Inuit in our new employment database Tuttarvik. Q-STEP is a QIA initiative in partnership with Baffinland Iron Mines with support from the Government of Canada, the […]

by pmnationtalk on February 20, 2018324 Views

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NCC: Interested in becoming a tourism adventure guide?

NCC is pleased to introduce Experience Guide Training at CNA’s Happy Valley-Goose Bay campus. Upon successful completion of the program, participants will be qualified to work with existing tour operators or have the foundation to start-up new tourism business. Applications are being accepted until March 12, 2018. Contact Deborah Newman, Partnership and Job Development Coordinator, […]

by pmnationtalk on February 20, 2018297 Views

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Government of Canada provides skills training and job opportunities for young Canadians in the Nunavik region of Quebec

From Employment and Social Development Canada February 20, 2018 Kuujjuaq, Quebec Employment and Social Development Canada Building a strong middle class means giving Canada’s youth the tools they need to find and keep good jobs. Today, Yvonne Jones, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs, on behalf of the Honourable Patty […]

by pmnationtalk on February 20, 2018221 Views

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New Training Simulator Takes Flight with Government Support

From Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency $200,000 from the federal and territorial governments help advance northern aviation. February 19, 2018 – Whitehorse, YT – Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency (CanNor) A new flight training simulator, the first of its kind in Canada’s North, has been installed at the Alkan Air Flight Academy in Whitehorse, Yukon. […]

by pmnationtalk on February 20, 2018307 Views

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Government announces funding for digital skills training to help more Canadians get online

New program to support basic computer skills training for Canadians who need it most February 19, 2018 – Montréal, Quebec Digital skills are critical to participation in today’s society, whether for booking a medical appointment, banking safely, studying or looking for a job. Learning these skills and understanding technologies will enhance the amount of information and […]

by pmnationtalk on February 20, 2018303 Views

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KIA: PIJUNNAQSINIQ – Sea mammal hunting on sea ice

March 4-10, 2018 Location: Salliq (Coral Harbour) This is an exciting opportunity for Inuit men ages 15-29 within the Kivalliq Region who are interested in learning traditional/cultural skills first hand out on the land with elders. The proposed activities are as follows: Land and sea mammal harvesting/hunting skills Learning survival skills out on the land […]

by pmnationtalk on February 16, 2018288 Views

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QIA and Baffinland introduce heavy equipment training through Q-STEP

Iqaluit, Nunavut- February 13, 2018 –  The Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) in partnership with Baffinland Iron Mines (Baffinland) launched the Qikiqtani Skills and Training for Employment Partnership (Q-STEP) program in November 2017. As part of the program, QIA, in partnership with Baffinland is pleased to announce that fifteen Inuit from the Q-STEP have begun heavy equipment operator […]

by pmnationtalk on February 13, 2018397 Views

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Tungasuvvingat Inuit: Forklift and Warehouse Training – Register today!

TRAINING FEBRUARY 26, 27, & 28, 2018 Tungasuvvingat Inuit is partnering with Advanced Consulting and Training LTD. to provide a comprehensive training for individuals looking to enter the industrial / manufacturing sector. This 3-day course will cover various topics including; ▪ First Aid/CPR ▪ WHMIS/GHS ▪ Health and Safety ▪ Material Handling and Pedestrian Awareness The course will combine […]

by aanationtalk on February 9, 2018234 Views

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Nunavut drone operator seeking high flyers to train – Nunatsiaq Online

February 08, 2018 “Most of the stuff we do is logistics. The flying is the easy part.” Nunavut youth who dream of becoming professional drone operators could receive a break this spring. Arctic UAV, an Iqaluit-based company that uses unmanned aerial vehicles to shoot high-resolution images, is looking for candidates to attend a two-week youth […]

by pmnationtalk on February 9, 2018362 Views

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Project creates opportunities while preserving area history – Government of BC

February 08, 2018 PORT EDWARD – Twenty-three people have gained valuable skills and contributed to their community by working on a project that brings the past to the present. In restoring the North Pacific Cannery Site, the team members have earned apprenticeship hours in carpentry and construction craft work, to be better positioned in the […]

by pmnationtalk on February 9, 2018293 Views

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Media Advisory: Government of Canada to announce essential skills training and employment opportunities for Indigenous people in Labrador

From Employment and Social Development Canada Yvonne Jones, Member of Parliament for Labrador, will make an announcement about how the Government of Canada will help Indigenous people find and keep good jobs. The announcement is being made on behalf of the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour. A photo opportunity and […]

by pmnationtalk on February 7, 2018264 Views

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GNU Call for proposals – training and employment initiatives

07 February 2018  The Department of Family Services is now accepting proposals for targeted employment and training initiatives to be delivered in the 2018-2019 fiscal year, starting April 1, 2018. The application deadline is February 16, 2018. Training providers, including non-profit organizations and institutions, municipal corporations, Inuit organizations and societies, can apply for funding […]

by pmnationtalk on February 7, 2018255 Views

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Ontario Improving Apprenticeship System to Prepare Skilled Workforce for In-Demand Jobs

Province Releases Apprenticeship Strategy February 7, 2018 – Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development Ontario is ensuring that the apprenticeship system meets the changing demands of the economy by giving apprentices the skills they need to succeed and providing employers with the talent they need to thrive. Mitzie Hunter, Minister of Advanced Education and […]

by aanationtalk on February 7, 2018270 Views

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Media Advisory: MP Yvonne Jones to Make Announcements in Happy Valley-Goose Bay Regarding Projects and Programming to Support Inuit and Innu Women in Labrador

Ottawa – Please be advised that Yvonne Jones, Member of Parliament for Labrador, on behalf of the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services, will announce investments for projects that provide traditional skills training, employment counselling, and cultural awareness support that help Inuit and Innu women in Labrador transition into the labour force. MP Jones will also […]

by pmnationtalk on February 7, 2018336 Views

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Camosun Coastal Centre celebrates student success with marine industry training

February 5, 2018 Sixteen Indigenous students have recently graduated from the Ship Repair Entry Level Training Program (SRELT), a collaborative marine industry training program, at the Camosun Coastal Centre on Songhees Nation Territory. Immediately following the completion of the program, over half of the class obtained jobs in shipyards and more have received job offers. […]

by pmnationtalk on February 6, 2018345 Views

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Flagship Inuit job training fund mired in staff shortages – Nunatsiaq Online

February 05, 2018 “When I say limited capacity, I mean I’m by myself” OTTAWA—Two and a half years after Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. received $175 million from the federal government for a fund to help Inuit get government jobs, the corporation that manages the money still isn’t ready to use it, an NTI director said last […]

by pmnationtalk on February 5, 2018286 Views

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Government of Canada invests in marine training for women, Inuit and Indigenous communities through the Oceans Protection Plan

February 2, 2018    Ottawa, Ontario Indigenous coastal and Inuit communities share ties to Canada’s oceans that span generations. They value the oceans as a source of livelihood, food security, and transportation routes. The Oceans Protection Plan is providing Indigenous and Inuit peoples with new opportunities to protect, preserve, and restore Canada’s oceans and sea routes.That […]

by pmnationtalk on February 5, 2018280 Views

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Helping Indigenous people in Yukon gain vital job skills and experience

January 31, 2018       Dakwäkäda (Haines Junction), Yukon     Emmployment and Social Development Canada A strong economy depends on a strong middle class where everybody has a real and fair chance to succeed. Despite being the fastest growing segment of the country’s population, Indigenous peoples continue to be underrepresented in Canada’s workforce. Up to 250 participants will take […]

by pmnationtalk on February 1, 2018375 Views

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Yukon RCMP: 2018 Aboriginal Pre-Cadet Training Program

January 30, 2018 Whitehorse, Yukon Are you a Canadian Indigenous person between the ages of 19-29 who would like an inside look at the life of a police officer? The Yukon RCMP is accepting applications for the 2018 Aboriginal Pre-Cadet Training Program, taking place from May 13 to June 2 at the RCMP Training Academy (Depot) in Regina. The deadline to apply is February 16, 2018.  The Aboriginal […]

by pmnationtalk on January 31, 2018528 Views

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Announcing Skills Link 2018 Re-Launching: Sept. 1st, 2018 – Adam Beach Film Institute

January 30, 2018 Adam Beach Film Institute is excited to announce that the Skills Link Project will be re-launched to begin September 1st, 2018 and will have four back-to-back intake classes for 2018-2019. Our Spring & Summer intakes originally scheduled has been consolidated into this new time frame! Current applications we have received will be […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 2018324 Views

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Ontario Supporting Expansion of Community Hubs Across the Province

Making it Easier to Use Public Properties for Community Hubs January 30, 2018 Ontario has selected four projects across the province that will receive support under a new program to help establish community hubs, offering a number of public services for local residents under one roof. Through the Surplus Property Transition Initiative (SPTI), the province […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 2018339 Views

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Government invests in training for transmission line project – Tbnewswatch.com

The Ontario government invested $240,000 for recruiting and training First Nation members to work on East-West Tie Transmission Project. THUNDER BAY – First Nations community members will be playing a leading role in the construction of a major project that will change the way power is transmitted along the northern shore of Lake Superior. With […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 2018276 Views

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Ontario Providing More Support for Indigenous Youth

Fort William First Nation to Host Ontario’s Indigenous Youth and Community Wellness Secretariat January 29, 2018 2:00 P.M. Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation Ontario and First Nations leadership marked a significant milestone today, with the opening of a new office in Fort William First Nation to support Indigenous youth in their community–the first provincial office to […]

by pmnationtalk on January 30, 2018343 Views

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Ontario Investing in Job Training for Thunder Bay Area First Nations

Province Supporting First Nations Communities to Train and Build a Skilled Workforce January 29, 2018 5:00 P.M. Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation Ontario is investing in job training and economic development opportunities for Indigenous people in the Thunder Bay area. Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation David Zimmer visited Fort William First Nation to announce that […]

by pmnationtalk on January 30, 2018366 Views

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NTI: Makigiaqta News Release

(January 29, 2018 – Iqaluit, Nunavut) The Makigiaqta Inuit Training Corporation’s Board of Directors met in Iqaluit last week to discuss and review projects from the open call for project concepts that was released in October 2017. This was the first open call since its inception in May 2015. Due to the overwhelming interest from the […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 2018325 Views

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Government of Canada provides opportunities for youth in Prescott and Russell

Youth facing barriers to employment benefit from job skills training and employment opportunities January 26th, 2017        Hawkesbury, Ontario    Employment and Social Development Canada Building a strong middle class means giving Canada’s youth the tools they need to find and keep good jobs. Today, Francis Drouin, Member of Parliament for Glengarry-Prescott-Russell, on behalf of the Honourable […]

by pmnationtalk on January 26, 2018316 Views

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IRC To Hold General Financial Practices Course In Four ISR Communities

January 24, 2018 Applications are now being accepted for four upcoming General Financial Practices courses held throughout the Inuvialuit Settlement Region. These courses are offered in partnership with GNWT MACA’s School of Community Government and Crowe MacKay LLP. Sachs Harbour February 9 to 21 Course Details Paulatuk February 19 to March 2 Course Details Tuktoyaktuk March 5 to 16 Course […]

by ahnationtalk on January 25, 2018275 Views

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Government of Canada provides skills training and job opportunities for young Canadians in Toronto

January 23, 2018                   Toronto, Ontario            Employment and Social Development Canada Building a strong middle class means giving Canada’s youth the tools they need to find and keep good jobs. Today, the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, announced funding that will help young Canadians develop their skills and get hands-on […]

by pmnationtalk on January 23, 2018342 Views

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Government of Canada provides skills training and job opportunities for Indigenous youth in Northern Ontario

January 19, 2018         Thunder Bay, Ontario       Employment and Social Development Canada Building a strong middle class means giving Canada’s youth the tools they need to find and keep good jobs. Today, the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, announced a new project that will help Indigenous youth develop their skills and […]

by pmnationtalk on January 19, 2018369 Views

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Northern Development and Government of Canada commit $480,000 to First Nations Government Internship program for Northern B.C.

The program will support up to four paid internships in First Nations communities throughout northern B.C. from 2018 to 2020 January 17, 2018 – For Immediate Release – Prince George, B.C. A pilot project that supports First Nations government internships in northern B.C. just received a significant boost thanks to a partnership between Northern Development […]

by pmnationtalk on January 19, 2018282 Views

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Kwadacha, Tsay Keh Dene First Nations receive federal support – Alaska Highway News

January 18, 2018 A partnership between the federal government and the Northern Development Initiative Trust will support four paid internship programs in First Nations communities throughout the north. NDIT and the Department of Indigenous Services Canada have pledged $480,000 over three years to support four paid, 12-month internships per year from 2018 to 2020, according […]

by ahnationtalk on January 19, 2018254 Views

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Media Advisory: Government of Canada to help Indigenous youth get skills training and work experience

The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, will announce how the Government of Canada will help local Indigenous youth find and keep good jobs. A photo opportunity and media availability will follow. Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local. DATE:     Friday, January 19, 2018 TIME:      11:30 a.m. PLACE:  […]

by pmnationtalk on January 18, 2018401 Views

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Tungasuvvingat Inuit: Isisters – Register Today!

  ONLY 10 SPACES AVAILABLE 3 WEEK COMPUTER SKILLS PROGRAM MS Word & Excel Resume Building Employment Search Financial Literacy Interview Techniques Self Confidence Building Self-Care and Cultural Projects PROGRAM RUNS FROM; JANUARY 29, 2018 – FEBRUARY 16, 2018 Monday, Tuesday, and Friday from 10am – 3pm Bus Tickets Food and Refreshments Provided All workshops […]

by ahnationtalk on January 15, 2018274 Views

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Helping Indigenous people in northwestern Ontario get skills training and work experience

January 15, 2018   Thunder Bay, Ontario          Employment and Social Development Canada A strong economy depends on a strong middle class where everybody has a real and fair chance to succeed. Despite being the fastest growing segment of the country’s population, Indigenous peoples continue to be underrepresented in Canada’s workforce. That’s why today, the Honourable Patty Hajdu, […]

by pmnationtalk on January 15, 2018289 Views

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Mushkegowuk Council: Introduction to Beef Cattle Farming

This 8-week Introduction to beef cattle farming course provides quality training to participants with modules consisting of in-class and practical training. The in-class training will take place at Collège Boréal Kapuskasing campus and at the office at the Demonstration Farm. Practical training will take place at the Kapuskasing Demonstration Farm. This program offers an initiation […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 2018323 Views

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Ontario hub for community-based Indigenous health training launched at Western University

January 11, 2018 Western University has become the hub of a provincial network of Indigenous health training that is both culturally relevant and scientifically rigorous. The Indigenous Mentorship Network Program of Ontario launches today, with 13 research institutions and a team of 70 researchers, trainees and community collaborators — more than half of whom are […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 2018298 Views

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Job training for Indigenous women – Government of AB

With support from the government, more young, Indigenous women are receiving valuable training to get good jobs. Through funding from the Alberta Employment Partnerships Program, 11 Indigenous women are training to be heavy equipment operators so they can get well-paying jobs and begin new careers. “Alberta is proud to support employment and training initiatives for […]

by ahnationtalk on January 5, 2018446 Views

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MNO: Oral history training project for youth

Are you a Métis Youth? Do you want to learn more about recording the Oral Histories of your community? The Métis Nation of Ontario is looking for MNO Métis Youth (age 18-29) that have had involvement with their community and who are interested in collecting and preserving the Oral Histories of elders, traditional knowledge holders […]

by ahnationtalk on January 3, 2018370 Views

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Cook, trades training benefit northeast First Nations – Government of BC

Dec. 21, 2017 VICTORIA – First Nations in northeast British Columbia are benefitting from community-based cook and natural resource industry training that will provide new opportunities for a range of jobs. British Columbia is investing $369,000 to support professional cook training for up to 10 members of Fort Nelson First Nation, as well as eight […]

by ahnationtalk on December 21, 2017446 Views

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Indigenous training program a success – Winnipeg Free Press

Southern Health-Santé Sud staff win IANE awards Jobs ranging from food preparation, nursing, facilities management and administration are among those that Indigenous youth can explore through a Southern Health-Santé Sud career program. Vice-president of human resources for Southern Health René Ouellette and human resources administrative assistant Kayla Tanner recently received awards from the Inter-Provincial Association […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2017344 Views

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Government of Canada helps people in Campbellton improve their essential skills

From Employment and Social Development Canada December 18, 2017 Campbellton, New Brunswick Employment and Social Development Canada In a knowledge-based economy and society, strong essential skills are critical in helping adult Canadians find and keep good quality jobs. That’s why, today, René Arseneault, Member of Parliament for Madawaska—Restigouche, on behalf of the Honourable Patty Hajdu, […]

by ahnationtalk on December 18, 2017302 Views

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Media Advisory: Government of Canada to announce essential skills training targeted to the manufacturing sector

From Employment and Social Development Canada René Arseneault, Member of Parliament for Madawaska–Restigouche, will make an announcement about how the Government of Canada will support manufacturers in central and eastern Canada in developing new training models to help their employees succeed at work. The announcement is being made on behalf of the Honourable Patty Hajdu, […]

by ahnationtalk on December 15, 2017444 Views

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Deadline this Friday, December 15: Baffinland launching Work Ready program in Igloolik to help prepare Inuit for work at Mary River Mine

December 11, 2017 Baffinland Iron Mines, in partnership with the Mining Industry Human Resource Council, is launching the Mining Essentials Program (Work Ready Program) pilot project in Igloolik from January 8 to April 2, 2018. The free program will help prepare Inuit for work in a career in mining, providing practical skills and teaching Inuit […]

by pmnationtalk on December 15, 2017400 Views

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Feds urged auditors to refocus Aboriginal jobs program review, documents show – National Post

OTTAWA — Federal officials asked the auditor general earlier this year to adjust the scope of his review of a key Indigenous skills training program, fearful the audit would miss its mark. Michael Ferguson’s teams are focused on how effective two Indigenous employment programs are at helping people find work — a measure that Employment […]

by ahnationtalk on December 15, 2017235 Views

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Feds urged auditors to refocus Aboriginal jobs program review, documents show – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Dec 14, 2017 By Jordan Press THE CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWA _ Federal officials asked the auditor general earlier this year to adjust the scope of his review of a key Indigenous skills training program, fearful the audit would miss its mark. Michael Ferguson’s teams are focused on how effective two Indigenous employment programs […]

by pmnationtalk on December 14, 2017305 Views

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Firefighter training gets underway on K’atlo’deeche First Nation – CBC

‘It’s creating a sense of comfort,’ says fire chief Doug Lamalice Dec 11, 2017 Eleven men and women have started basic firefighter training on the K’atlo’deeche First Nation. The training allows the new KFN recruits to secure a scene, set up hoses and climb ladders, douse flames — all from outside a building. KFN fire […]

by ahnationtalk on December 12, 2017361 Views

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Public Service Announcement: Information Session for QIA’s Inuit Labour Pool Database and the Qikiqtani Skills and Training for Employment Partnership (Q-STEP)

DATE ISSUED:  November 29, 2017 EVENT: Information Session for QIA’s Inuit Labour Pool Database and the Qikiqtani Skills and Training for Employment Partnership (Q-STEP) EVENT DATE: December 1 and 4, 2017 EVENT TIME: 9am to 2pm on both days LOCATION: Inukshuk High School, Iqaluit The Qikiqtani Inuit Association (QIA) is hosting an information Session for QIA’s Inuit Labour Pool […]

by pmnationtalk on November 29, 2017295 Views

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Baffinland launching Work Ready program in Igloolik to help prepare Inuit for work at Mary River Mine

November 28th, 2017 Baffinland Iron Mines, in partnership with the Mining Industry Human Resource Council, is launching the Mining Essentials Program (Work Ready Program) pilot project in Igloolik from January 8 to April 2, 2018. The free program will help prepare Inuit for work in a career in mining, providing practical skills and teaching Inuit […]

by ahnationtalk on November 29, 2017351 Views

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Province Announces $25 Million for Community-based Training and Employment Services

November 23, 2017 Helping Manitobans Prepare for Better Jobs, Brighter Futures: Wishart The Manitoba government is investing $25 million in 86 community-based training and employment agencies that provide services to help more than 20,400 unemployed and low-income Manitobans improve their skills and employment opportunities, Education and Training Minister Ian Wishart announced today at the Momentum […]

by pmnationtalk on November 23, 2017370 Views

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