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Canada’s labour ministers meet to discuss important workplace issues

From: Employment and Social Development Canada February 6, 2020 Fredericton, New Brunswick Federal, provincial and territorial ministers responsible for labour met today in Fredericton, New Brunswick, to discuss important workplace issues. These included next steps for occupational health and safety standards harmonization, the findings of the Expert Panel on Modern Federal Labour Standards, and how […]

by ahnationtalk on February 6, 202030 Views

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NS Government: Funding Empowers Seniors Through Technology Training

February 4, 2020 Older adult learners across Nova Scotia will receive training to better use technology with the support of a $50,000 grant to the Empowering Seniors Through Technology project. Funding to @NS, a network which empowers communities and individuals through access to technology, enables the hiring of trainers to provide workshops and individual sessions […]

by ahnationtalk on February 4, 202026 Views

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RCMP Fredericton, NB: Indigenous Pre-Cadet Training Program

January 30, 2020 Are you an Indigenous person, aged 19 to 29, and interested in learning more about a career in policing with the RCMP? You may be eligible to take part in this year’s Indigenous Pre-Cadet Training Program. Indigenous pre-cadet training at the RCMP Training Academy The program includes a three-week training session at the RCMP Training […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 202037 Views

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Making waves in modern shipbuilding – Macleans.ca

A two-year program recruits Indigenous students on a pathway to jobs in the Royal Canadian Navy’s $25-billion building boom Jan 16, 2020 Dylan Francis, a member of Tobique First Nation in New Brunswick, knew he wanted a career in the metal trades. But getting there proved difficult. In 2015, he earned a two-year college welding […]

by ahnationtalk on January 17, 202020 Views

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How PLATO Embraces Reconciliation By Focusing On The Indigenous Workforce – Huddle Today

Dec 17, 2019 FREDERICTON – For Jenilee Paul of St. Mary’s First Nation, her role as a course instructor at PLATO can help other Indigenous people see a path for growth in the IT sector. “It’s kind of like being a role model. You’re setting that path so the people in the courses afterward can […]

by ahnationtalk on December 17, 201946 Views

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NB Government: Belledune recovery committee finalized

29 November 2019 FREDERICTON (GNB) – Membership of the transition adjustment committee tasked with helping the Belledune region has been finalized. The committee was created by the provincial government to assist employees of the Brunswick smelter, which is expected to close at the end of the year, resulting in more than 400 direct job losses. […]

by ahnationtalk on November 29, 201950 Views

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NL Government: Provincial Government Launches The Way Forward on Workforce Development

November 15, 2019 The Honourable Christopher Mitchelmore, Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Labour, today launched The Way Forward on Workforce Development – the Provincial Government’s plan for strengthening the province’s workforce and supporting a productive, knowledge-based economy. Minister Mitchelmore was joined by the Honourable Brian Warr, Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development, and […]

by ahnationtalk on November 15, 201945 Views

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Launch of FutureReadyWabanaki

06 November 2019 FREDERICTON (GNB) – An initiative has been launched to help Indigenous university students become job-ready while supporting employers in finding and recruiting qualified employees. FutureReadyWabanaki was established as a partnership involving the provincial government and the province’s four publicly funded universities. It follows the provincewide model of FutureReadyNB, which was created earlier […]

by ahnationtalk on November 6, 201932 Views

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First All-Indigenous Class Graduates from Atlantic Trades Business Seal Program

October 10, 2019 Nova Scotia’s first all-Indigenous and all-journeypersons class has graduated from the Atlantic Trades Business Seal program. This continuing education program is giving its seven graduates the skills, confidence and tools they need to take on managerial roles and start their own company. “These professionals are contributing to a more diverse and inclusive […]

by ahnationtalk on October 10, 201953 Views

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Trades teachers building house with Elsipogtog First Nation

ELSIPOGTOG FIRST NATION (GNB) – Trades teachers and other volunteers are partnering with Elsipogtog First Nation to build a home for a family in need. “Trades are an important aspect of our economy and we are working to improve learning in trades,” said Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Dominic Cardy. “We are very pleased […]

by ahnationtalk on August 20, 2019115 Views

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