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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, 202138 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, 202137 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, 202144 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, 202144 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, 202148 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, 202151 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, 2021116 Views

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MNBC: SITÉM Release

VANCOUVER, B.C. (April 8, 2021) – Métis citizens will have more access to long-term employment opportunities thanks to an expansion of SITÉM, Métis Nation British Columbia’s (MNBC) training and employment program. In addition to providing Métis citizens with vital skills training and employment readiness programs, Metis regions will receive funding to carry out skills capacity […]

by ahnationtalk on April 8, 2021175 Views

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Indigenous Culture and Awareness Training tentatively available to all nations this spring – Columbia Valley Pioneer

Apr 1, 2021 After closing its doors in March of 2020 as a precaution for implementing safety measures, the St. Eugene’s Golf Resort and Casino is targeting to reopen this spring tentatively on April 1, 2021. St. Eugene’s Golf Resort and Casino had operated as a year-round resort until the global COVID-19 pandemic forced the […]

by ahnationtalk on April 1, 202154 Views

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Skills training program leads to exciting career start for northern workers – Coastal GasLink

“I love the machines!” shared Jeffrey Thomas, a Pathways to Prosperity student at his graduation ceremony last year. The six-day ‘training-to-employment opportunity’ program, delivered by Coastal GasLink and SA Energy Group, provides local and Indigenous women and men with specialized training to kick start a meaningful career in construction. “The instructors tell me I’m a […]

by ahnationtalk on March 23, 2021140 Views

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