Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada
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“Nunavut Sivuniksavut (NS) is a unique eight-month college program based in Ottawa. See how, in combination with traditional and cultural teachings, the NS program provides students with an opportunity to learn about Inuit history, organizations, land claims and other issues relevant to their future careers in Nunavut.”
Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs Secretariat
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"Post-secondary resources in this scan have been divided into three topics: Fisheries, Business, and Arts, Social Sciences and Integrative Science. The scan documents an immense number of university and college programming, Aboriginal support services, research centres, research reports and projects, and key knowledge holders who can potentially contribute to capacity building in the First Nations fisheries.
All equipment can be purchased on registration day. BAP Equipment sets up shop at the college and provides students with all gear that is needed. A starter kit can be purchased from BAP the day of registration; the kit includes a high visibility vest, required compass, Fox 40 whistle, photo case, 10x hand lense, and a 15 cm Staedtler Map Scale.
The college maintains excellence through its program, faculty and staff and facilities for its students. MCFT also guarantees its continued success through recognition, accreditation and certification through the following National and International associations.
Graduates from the Maritime College of Forest Technology who meet the admission requirements into the Forestry and Environmental Management degree program, Bachelor of Science in Forestry (BScF) at the University of New Brunswick, will be eligible for direct credit transfer providing grades attained in the transferable courses are 70% or greater. That equals two years off your degree.
All students entering MCFT are enrolled in the Forest Technology program. This program takes place over two years and includes a paid summer work term between year one and two. Upon completion successful students will obtain a Diploma in Forest Technology. Any student who chooses to pursue the Advanced Diploma will have to opt into the program while in the second semester of their first year of studies if they wish to complete the Advanced Diploma within two years.
The Environmental Applied Science Technology Program educates and trains Environmental Technicians to have the skills and knowledge to manage and enhance the sustainability of the environment. These activities include environmental monitoring, or the use of sampling and analysis techniques in any of the following sectors:
Wood products processing is one of the fastest growing manufacturing sectors in Canada. The Wood Manufacturing Council of Canada says that the industry needs skilled and educated people for careers in furniture and cabinetmaking, product design, quality control, plant layout, computer applications, equipment sales and service, and international trade and marketing.