Are you looking to learn a new trade? St. Lawrence College is presenting an eight-week pre-construction training program from February 21-July 7, 2017 that will provide you with the skills employers are looking for. Graduates of the program will come away with well-rounded knowledge, practical skills, and certifications including WHMIS, Traffic Control, and more. Upon successful completion, graduates will also be placed on a 12-week paid work experience. To be eligible for funding, you must be 15-30 years old, Indigenous (First Nations, Metis, Inuit), and not receiving EI. For more information, please click here.
Join us at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre on Saturday, February 4th for an interactive, hands-on information session that will explore a unique collection of wampum belts that have a connection to Anishinabe history. For more information, including how to reserve your spot, click here.
TransCanada is currently looking for summer students who are willing to think about the future … and think big. Note that the application deadline is January 22, 2017. For more information, including detailed instructions on how to apply to one of the many available opportunities, click here.
DEADLINE EXTENDED! CN is currently seeking Expressions of Interest from Algonquin contractors, suppliers and members for contracting and employment opportunities for upcoming work at the Mile 109 site in Algonquin Park. Expressions of Interest may be submitted to CN c/o Golder Associates no later than 4 PM on Tuesday, January 31, 2017. To learn more, click here.
On October 18, 2016, the Algonquins of Ontario and the Governments of Ontario and Canada reached a major milestone in their journey toward reconciliation and renewed relationships with the signing of the Agreement-in-Principle (AIP). To learn more, click here.
Nov 28, 2016 – Ottawa gets sneak peak at city’s newest community
Mar 16, 2016 – Indian Act isn’t easy to understand, according to chief
Mar 1, 2016 – Protest at Pikwakanagan
Feb 29, 2016 – Algonquins one step closer to Ontario’s first modern treaty
Feb 26, 2016 – Algonquins to vote on agreement