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IRC: Muskrat Trapping Program Seeks Participants and Service Providers

February 22, 2018 Applications are now being accepted for an upcoming 10-day Muskrat Trapping Program hosted by Project Jewel. This program, designed for those wanting to build their land and trapping skills, will be held from March 9 to 16, 2018 in the Mackenzie Delta. Download Event Poster Spaces are available for up to five male and […]

by pmnationtalk on February 23, 201810 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, 201811 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, 20189 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, 201819 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, 201824 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, 201814 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, 201816 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, 201821 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, 201819 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, 201820 Views

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