John Rustad

VIDEO: Province announces funding for Aboriginal training

The province will provide $4.4 million in funding to prepare Aboriginal learners for in-demand jobs.



B.C.’s Minister of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation announced the province will provide $4.4 million in funding to prepare Aboriginal learners for in-demand jobs.

The announcement was made at the National Aboriginal Business Opportunities Conference on April 30, with the money supporting the Aboriginal Community-Based Delivery Partnership program, part of the B.C. Skills for Jobs Blueprint.

For more on this story, look in the May 7 edition of the Northern View.