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Aboriginal Awareness Course

This online course provides participants with the opportunity to increase awareness of Aboriginal cultures and explore how to better support of students, staff, and colleagues. Using videos and personal narratives, Inuit, Metis and Cree history, contemporary issues, and ways of ...

Aboriginal Entrepreneurship Certificate

The Aboriginal Entrepreneurship program is a business development program designed to provide prospective entrepreneurs the skills, knowledge, and background they need to start a business. The program provides structural supports to students to help them develop their own business ideas ...

Aboriginal Financial Management Educational Programs

FOCUSED ON ABORIGINAL GOVERNANCE, MANAGEMENT, ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE
Workshops, Seminars and Forums - workshops on a wide range of managerial and governance skills based on carefully developed competency maps for First Nation administration and Public Service.
Courses - credit courses in partnerships ...

Aboriginal University Transition Year Program

The Transition Year Program (TYP) is a University access program for Aboriginal students who may not be prepared to enter a faculty through the regular admissions route. This is not an upgrading program, but a full-time University of Alberta program ...


Academic Upgrading

NorQuest College is a recognized leader in academic upgrading. We have provided upgrading and foundational training in Edmonton for nearly 40 years, and have prepared thousands of students to progress to further education or pursue more rewarding livelihoods ...

Addictions Services Worker

Addiction Services Worker (Part-Time and Full-Time)
 
Program Description
Be the change. Enrol in Northern Lakes College Addiction Services Worker Program and discover the rewarding challenge of working with people who are affected by addiction. This one-year program takes a holistic ...

Addictions Studies Aboriginal Focus diploma

Bow Valley College
Do you want to become an addiction practitioner? Do you want to work with both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal populations? You will enjoy both classroom and practicum learning opportunities in this program. Let ...

Adult Education Certificate

The Aurora College Certificate in Adult Education is a program designed to provide learning opportunities that will support people with an interest in the field of Northern Adult Education. The program is multi-level, cross-cultural, and self-directed. It serves to provide ...

Alberta Learning Information Services (ALIS)

ALIS: Career development site: Alberta and Canada wide resources http://alis.alberta.ca/ce/cp/cpt/planning-resources.html for Everyone CAREERinsite – guides you through the four steps of career planning: Know Yourself, Explore Options, Get Ready, Take Action. Allows you ...


Athabasca University

Athabasca University, Canada's Open University, is dedicated to the removal of barriers that restrict access to and success in university-level study and to increasing equality of educational opportunity for adult learners worldwide.

Athabasca University is Canada’s online education ...


Business Administration

The Business Administration Diploma program builds upon the conceptual framework developed at the certificate level. The course offering allows for a broad development of managerial and supervisory skills. The four pillars of business knowledge (finance, human resources, operations management and ...


Canadian Virtual University

Canadian Virtual University is a group of Canada’s leading universities in distance and online learning. Albertans of any age, with any level of previous education, living anywhere in the province have access to distance degrees and diplomas offered by ...


Continueing Education: Business and Corporate Training Skills

We have the training you need for your employees. The Northern Lakes College, Continuing Education and Corporate Training catalogue is online with a great selection of courses to fit your workplace.
 
Click on the link to browse the catalogue for ...

Cree Language

Learn Cree Language

Do you dream of becoming a language teacher? We offer instruction in several popular languages that can be taken as a major and/or minor as part of a Bachelor of Secondary Education degree. For each language ...

Early Childhood Development Program

The Early Childhood Development Program: The Early Childhood Development Program is designed to train students to work with children from infancy to the age of six, with an emphasis placed on the preschool years. It offers a balance between classroom ...


Early Learning & Child Care Development

You can make a difference in the lives of children, families, and communities. The 16-month (full-time) Early Learning and Child Care (ELCC) Diploma program prepares you to provide quality child care in a wide variety of settings and plan emergent ...

Educational Assistant

The Childhood Studies department offers a full-time, ten month Educational Assistant Certificate program. Part-time study is also available through evening classes, online application and day classes when space allows.

To learn more about the program, applicants are strongly recommended to ...

Emergency Medical Responder

Emergency Medical Responders (EMRs) are integral members of Emergency Medical Services and provide entry level medical and trauma care in health services and industrial settings. They may be the first to arrive on scene, they may be the only provider ...

Food Sciences, Culinary Arts

Now you're cooking!
When you get into the Food Sciences program at Portage College you'll have all the ingredients for success in culinary arts, food processing, or the baking industry. You'll gain the specialized skills and knowledge ...

GED Exam Preparation

The GED test battery consists of multiple-choice tests in writing, social studies, science, mathematics, and reading.
If you pass all the tests, you will receive a statement of your GED exam marks and your high school ...

Health Care Aide

NorQuest College’s Health Care Aide program is among the largest in Canada and prepares you to be a part of a health-care team in a variety of different settings, providing a high level of frontline care to clients in ...


High School upgrading

High School courses for upgrading in: Math, Science, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, English, Social Studies and Aboriginal Studies.

Northern Lakes College: Toll-free: 1-866-652-3456

Academic Upgrading Program Description
Are you dreaming of a new career? Have you been out of school for ...

Hospital Unit Clerk

Hospital unit clerks play a vital role in managing communication and information in hospital nursing units, and are the first point of contact for patients. Learn medical terminology, how to process medical orders, communication skills, administrative procedures, and computer skills ...

Indigenous Leadership and Management Program

Join an intergenerational legacy of strong community leaders. 
Indigenous Leadership and Management programs at Banff Centre provide leaders an opportunity to gain a better understanding of how to establish a strategic direction for their communities and organizations, implement that plan ...

Indigenous Visual Culture; Bachelor of Fine Arts

In the Indigenous Visual Culture program, you will be inspired to learn from the creative traditions of of First Nations, Métis and Inuit art and design practices. The program includes studio-based courses where you make your own art and ...

Indigenous Women in Community Leadership Program

The Indigenous Women in Community Leadership program helps you, as a First Nations, Métis or Inuit woman, to create change in your community. youtube
The program has three components over the course of four months:
 1) A three-week intensive ...

Indigenous Works

Indigenous Works (formally Aboriginal Human Resource Council):

Mandate
To build prosperous partnerships between corporations and First Nations, Métis, and Inuit communities that advance and benchmark workplace inclusion efforts, and help companies become employers-of-choice for Indigenous people, and companies-of-choice for ...

Indspire; formally National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation (NAAF)

Indspire, formally the National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation (NAAF)

Indigenous Education is Canada’s Future Growth

About Indspire
Indspire is a national Indigenous-led registered charity that invests in the education of Indigenous people for the long term benefit of these individuals ...

Industry in the Classroom

Teach Your Students About Careers in Canada’s Growth Industries
Industry in the Classroom: Indigenous Youth Career Seminars
Current seminar offerings
Each seminar is 2.5 hours long and consists of a 20-minute video and a lesson plan of activities ...

Native Education & Training College of Business, Healthcare, Human Service & Technology

Native Education & Training College of Business, Healthcare, Human Service & Technology
We are an education and training institute in our 27th  year of successful operation. Situated in the picturesque city of North Bay, Ontario, the NETC offers students unique online educational ...

Native Studies at the University of Alberta

The Faculty of Native Studies (FNS) provides a
common ground for Aboriginal and non-
Aboriginal students to critically examine historical
experiences and contemporary lives, identities,
rights and goals of Indigenous people, in Canada
and internationally.
Our Vision
To produce a ...

Physical Therapy Assistant

The Physical Therapy Assistant diploma program prepares you with the theoretical knowledge and therapeutic skills needed to assist patients in overcoming physical injury or disability. This program includes two six-week practicums in physical therapy settings.
A 16-month, fast-track delivery allows ...

Power Engineering 3rd Class

Program Description
Power Engineering 3rd Class is an Alberta certification by which the operation and maintenance of boilers and associated equipment in heating plants and other industrial settings are governed. This program is delivered completely online, supported by recorded lectures ...

Power Engineering 4th Class

Program Description
Power Engineering 4th Class is an Alberta certification by which the operation and maintenance of boilers and associated equipment in heating plants and other industrial settings are governed. This program is delivered completely online, supported by recorded lectures ...

Power Engineering 5th Class

Program Description
Power Engineering 5th Class is an Alberta certification by which the operation and maintenance of boilers and associated equipment in heating plants and other industrial settings are governed. The program is delivered completely online, supported by recorded lectures ...

Primary Care Paramedics (formally Emergency Medical Technician EMT)

Primary Care Paramedics (PCPs) are integral members of Emergency Medical Services and provide basic life support, medical and trauma care in health services and industrial settings. They may be the first to arrive on scene, they may be the only ...

Rupersland Institute - M├ętis Centre of Excellence

Mandates
As an affiliate of the Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA), the MNA Provincial Council assigned three mandates to Rupertsland Institute (RLI) in the areas of education, training and research.
RLI executes these mandates from its 10 Education & Employment ...

Transalta's Aboriginal Bursary Program

Understanding and Respect
Before thinking of itself as a generator of electrical power, TransAlta strives to be a responsible neighbour that partners with local communities to meet our collective needs, including Aboriginal groups that are affected by and benefit from ...

Vancouver Island University Indigenous Education

First Nations
You are ready to explore your future path in life, and you’re excited to discover what lies ahead that is a match for your hopes and dreams.
Find a warm, welcoming, inclusive and generous community of Aboriginal ...

Women and Children Health Research Institute (WCHRI) UAlberta

Women and Children Health Research Institute (WCHRI) UAlberta
Vision: To harness the power of research innovation for a healthy future for children ...

Latest Offerings

Continueing Education: Business and Corporate Training Skills

We have the training you need for your employees. The Northern Lakes College, Continuing Education and Corporate Training catalogue is online with a great selection of courses to fit your ...

Conversational Cree Level 2

Course Description
Building on Conversational Cree Level 1, this six-session LIVE online course will give you an opportunity to gain further Cree language skills and learn ...

Academic Upgrading

NorQuest College is a recognized leader in academic upgrading. We have provided upgrading and foundational training in Edmonton for nearly 40 years, and have prepared thousands of students ...