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Squamish Nation: Youth Certification Week

Are you a youth (14 -19) interested in learning some skills and getting certified for it? Join Youth Certification Week! You can make $300 for the week plus receive certification when you complete the training. JULY 26 TO JULY 3O, 2021: 1. Level 1 First Aid Certification (Monday, July 26) 2. Babysitting Certification (Tuesday, July […]

by ahnationtalk on July 19, 202161 Views

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Supporting skilled trades workers, strengthening B.C’s recovery

VICTORIA – The Province is launching a made-in-B.C. certification system to support higher-paying, more stable work for trades workers and to help build the foundation of a strong economic recovery. The new skilled trades certification system will help deliver steady employment for people and address the demand for skilled workers in B.C. It will also create […]

by ahnationtalk on June 14, 202119 Views

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Computer service technician training offered in Kelowna

June 9, 2021 KELOWNA – Up to eight eligible British Columbians will get skills training to prepare them for jobs as computer service technicians in the Okanagan. This is a new Community and Employer Partnerships (CEP) project from the Government of British Columbia. “As B.C. moves forward into economic recovery, we’re going to see a […]

by ahnationtalk on June 9, 202120 Views

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Seaspan Shipyards invests $1.35M in Indigenous marine skills training

June 8, 2021 ACCESS Program supports skills development and training in high-demand trades, creates career paths into Canada’s shipbuilding industry North Vancouver, BC – Today Seaspan Shipyards announced a $1.35 million investment to increase training and apprenticeship opportunities for Indigenous students aged 19 through 30 interested in building a career in the trades, including in […]

by ahnationtalk on June 8, 202124 Views

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Framework for Indigenous Fire Marshal Service Training Programs

We looked at the findings of Home Safety, Fire Department, and Community Fire Safety Assessments and created a suite of programs and services to help you meet your community fire and life safety goals. Did you know? You do not need a fire department to run a successful Fire and Life Safety Program. Here’s how […]

by ahnationtalk on June 2, 202121 Views

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The Government of Canada announces funding for the Prince George Nechako Aboriginal Employment and Training Association to support community-led responses to the COVID-19 pandemic

From: Indigenous Services Canada May 27, 2021—Ottawa, Traditional unceded Algonquin Territory, Ontario—Indigenous Services Canada Today, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, announced $291,173 to support the Prince George Nechako Aboriginal Employment and Training Association (PGNAETA) through the Indigenous Community Support Fund (ICSF). The PGNAETA is a not-for-profit organization based in Prince George, British […]

by ahnationtalk on May 28, 202125 Views

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First Nations LNG Alliance: Join us for an Outreach session on LNG

Do join us Thursday, June 17, from noon to 1:15 p.m. PDT, for an online discussion and exploration of employment and training — and more — related to LNG and associated pipeline development in BC. What results are you getting around workshops and training in your community? What are the biggest obstacles and challenges? What […]

by ahnationtalk on May 20, 202129 Views

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BC Government: Broadway Subway Project reaches major construction phase

VICTORIA – Major construction is beginning on the Broadway Subway Project, a 5.7-kilometre extension of the Millennium Line from VCC-Clark Station to Broadway and Arbutus, adding six stations along the way. Once built, the Broadway Subway will provide people in Metro Vancouver with faster, more convenient and more affordable travel. “I’m happy to see another […]

by ahnationtalk on May 14, 202128 Views

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Fast track to infrastructure construction trades in Vancouver

VANCOUVER – Up to 30 eligible British Columbians, over two intakes, will get skills training to prepare them for jobs as construction craft workers and labourers in the Lower Mainland. This is a new Community and Employer Partnerships (CEP) project from the Government of British Columbia. The priority for recruitment is intended for immigrants, youth, […]

by ahnationtalk on April 19, 202136 Views

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MNBC – Métis Youth Opportunity: Earn your Mental Health First Aid Certification

The MYBC Committee is offering fully funded Mental Health First Aid Standard Certification to self-identifying Métis Youth between the ages of 15 to 30 years old, living in BC. Métis Youth interested in joining an upcoming Métis Health sub-committee are encouraged to register. To learn more about this opportunity, reach out to Brittney Bertrand at […]

by ahnationtalk on April 14, 2021100 Views

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