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Nunatsiavut Government: Budget focuses on ‘closing the gap’ on infrastructure needs, improving program and service delivery

The Nunatsiavut Government’s 2021-22 balanced budget, delivered today during the first-ever virtual sitting of the Nunatsiavut Assembly, will help address infrastructure needs in each of the five Labrador Inuit communities while, at the same time, allow for the development and enhancement of programs, services and initiatives for Beneficiaries of the Labrador Inuit Land Claims Agreement. […]

by ahnationtalk on March 10, 2021121 Views

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TNDC’s Supervisor Shiftboss Certification Success Continues

Three more TNDC supervisors have successfully landed Shiftboss Certification, enhancing their qualifications, meeting industry safety requirements and advancing TNDC’s commitment to build a qualified workforce. Bradley Creyke, Eric Quock and Harvey Quock are the latest supervisors to receive this vital industry designation. BC Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources requires anyone supervising more than […]

by ahnationtalk on March 10, 202152 Views

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Indigenous students complete pipeline training – Prince George Citizen

March 4, 2021 Training was hosted by Mastec Canada, which provided funding and expert instructors, alongside Enbridge. Students worked to qualify as pipeliners, receiving all required certifications. “It’s a fantastic training program, they’re picking up a lot in a very short period of time,” said Blueberry Elder Clarence Apsassin. “But with the amount of effort […]

by ahnationtalk on March 4, 202178 Views

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First Nations LNG Alliance – Online discussion: Indigenous women in trades

Coming up  March 10 at 1 p.m. Pacific, the first of four virtual diversity and inclusion sessions from the Alliance. The topic: Indigenous women in trades. Register (free) by emailing [email protected], and we’ll send you the Zoom address for the online event. View Image NT5

by ahnationtalk on March 1, 202163 Views

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BC Government: Work experience grant’s third intake expands eligibility

Feb. 22, 2021 VICTORIA – The third intake of the Province’s Work Experience Opportunities Grant has opened to help more British Columbians move toward economic recovery, thanks to broader eligibility requirements. “Based on feedback we received during the first two intakes, we’re broadening the grant’s eligibility criteria,” said Nicholas Simons, Minister of Social Development and Poverty […]

by ahnationtalk on February 22, 202165 Views

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Government of Canada invests in training to help Canadians become certified in the skilled trades

From: Employment and Social Development Canada February 17, 2021              Delta, British Columbia              Employment and Social Development Canada In order to help maintain a robust workforce and better position our country for a strong economic recovery, the Government of Canada is investing in the […]

by ahnationtalk on February 17, 202169 Views

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Media advisory: Virtual announcement in British Columbia on the Government of Canada’s investment to help Canadians become certified in the skilled trades

From: Employment and Social Development Canada The Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion, Carla Qualtrough, will announce important project funding, resulting from the 2020 Union Training and Innovation Program call for proposals. She will be accompanied by Randeep Sarai, Member of Parliament for Surrey Centre. A media availability will follow the announcement. Please […]

by ahnationtalk on February 16, 202168 Views

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New workplace harassment and violence prevention training launched in British Columbia’s maritime sector

From: Employment and Social Development Canada February 9, 2021              Gatineau, Quebec               Employment and Social Development Canada Canadians know that safe, healthy and respectful workplaces are good for everyone. That is why the Government of Canada continues to support workers, unions and employers to […]

by ahnationtalk on February 9, 202185 Views

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Reskilling program helps British Columbians return to work

Feb. 5, 2021 VICTORIA – Government has launched a new Skills Training for Economic Recovery program in order to support people affected by COVID-19 to get access to new training opportunities for high-demand jobs. “As the Labour Force Survey has shown us, our employment numbers continue to be affected by the pandemic. That’s why our […]

by ahnationtalk on February 5, 202171 Views

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Squamish Nation: Job Fair & Virtual Open house- Feb. 2

The Squamish Nation, Hiy̓ám̓ Housing Society, Education, Employment and Training Department, and the Nch’kay Development Small Business Office invites you to a virtual Job Fair to introduce the team and learn about community member opportunities at the new Xwemelch’stn Housing Project at the Capilano Reserve site in North Vancouver. This meeting is open to all […]

by ahnationtalk on January 29, 2021216 Views

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