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  • MTO - Nunavut Municipal Training Organization.  Targeted Training: Class 3/Air Brakes, Heavy Equipment Operators, Accpac courses (Accounting software), Professional Driversí Upgrading, The Maintenance Management Operating System (MMOS), Airport Maintainer.

  • Department of Economic Development & Transportation. There are many opportunities for our Nunavut people in mining, tourism, fishing and the cultural industries. Sustainable economic development growth depends on many things - protecting our land and resources, education and training for our people, strengthening our communities, and building essential infrastructure. In the Department of Economic Development & Transportation we put people first, helping to build healthy communities and the infrastructure they need to link to each other, to the rest of Canada and to the world.

  • Department of Economic Development & Transportation. Download the "Seven Steps to Help You Start Your Business".

  • Department of Culture, Language, Elders and Youth provides funding in the form of grants and contributions to community-based, non-profit organizations and individuals. This funding is set aside to assist those who have an idea or project that contributes to the preservation and/or promotion of Nunavut's culture, heritage, language or amateur sport.

  • Nunavut Implementation Training Committee    Information on scholarship programs and links to universities.

  • Service Canada - Information on education, training and employment or starting a business etc. in Nunavut or outside the Territory.

  • The Interprovincial Standards (Red Seal) Program - Information on Trades training and Ceritification programs.

Training Program Resources
  • Pre-trade courses
  • occupational skills
  • on-the-job employment skills
  • apprenticeship technical training
  • entry-level trades training
  • transport and heavy-equipment training, licensing and certification.
For more information about Training Programs and the Nunavut MTO Programs visit:

Nunavut MTO Program Kivalliq Mine Training Society
Nunavut Implementation Training Committee Nunavut Fisheries Training Consortium
Nunavut Sivuniksavut Training Program