It was an honour to attend the ribbon cutting for Sbalyan 'U'to "Eagle's Nest", a 9-unit Rapid Housing multiplex on-reserve in Nazko First Nation. Funding was providing by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) Société canadienne d'hypothèques et de logement(SCHL) and Indigenous Services Canada. Thank you to our partners NRB Modular Solutions and the many people that worked on this project for its duration. Thank you especially to Nazko First Nation for the warm welcome!
Day one of the First Nations Youth Training Program started today. Welcome to all the participants who traveled from across BC to be here. This six-week training program has been operating since 2009. It's a unique training program that combines work experience and short term certificate training that allows participants to transition quickly into employment. Funding for this session is provided from the Government of Canada, through the Canada-BC Workforce Development Agreement. If you are an employer interested in hiring graduates of the program, please EMAIL HERE for more information.
Congratulations to the latest First Nations Youth Training Program Graduates!
The First Nations Youth Training Program is a dynamic comprehensive opportunity. It ensures that youth are involved in experiences that will help build their capacity and take advantage of economic development opportunities in the natural resources sector.
Special thanks to all the communities involved and our employer sponsors.
Are you a potential candidate interested in discussing whether this program is right for you?
An Organization or Community inquiring about the opportunity to tailor a program to meet your specific needs? If so, please contact Jake Courtney directly.
The next First Nations Youth Training Program has been announced!
The program will be held on August 7th - Sept 7th 2018. We have started taking applications. If you would like more information about the program, or are an employer who would like to get involved, please contact us. To read about the program, click here: