SEED business & enterprise support & training course

SEED business & enterprise support & training course

This training is FREE and available to ALL Manitoba residents living on a low income interested in starting their own business. Classes are structured to be interactive and encourage questions and discussion.

Support for Internationally Educated Nurses

Support for internationally educated nurses

Province announces a plan to increase nursing seats. The Manitoba government plans to add close to 400 new nursing education seats across the province and to launch a new initiative that will provide financial and process support for internationally educated nurses (IENs) looking to become licensed in Manitoba, Health and Seniors Care Minister Heather Stefanson, Advanced Education, Skills and Immigration …

Hands on Educational Opportunity in Manitoba - Success Skills Centre Winnipeg

Are you looking for a hands-on educational opportunity that will prepare you for high-demand jobs in one of the largest industries in Manitoba?

The Diploma in Agriculture is a two-year program in modern farm production and agribusiness management practices that combines technical training with scientific principles. The deadline to apply is July 15, 2021. The program begins on September 13, 2021. In this program, you will learn about resource management, finance, communication, and leadership from instructors with real industry and farming experience. You …

Free training in scientific and technical English language

The Bioscience Association Manitoba (bam) has a program for training in scientific and technical English language. Get the skills needed to support your search for employment. Only 20 complimentary spots are available. Only accepting applications until June 18. For more details: https://www.biomb.ca/events/malti 

Symptoms of frostbite

7 frostbite symptoms you should never ignore

If you spend any time outdoors in the winter, getting to know the symptoms of frostbite is essential. While the skin condition varies in severity, it’s easier to contract than you’d think. Here are the frostbite signs and symptoms that require immediate attention. Red or sore skin Common areas where frostbite occurs are the fingers, toes, cheeks, nose, ears, and …

Immigrants need more support to succeed in Canada

‘Immigrants, particularly new arrivals, will need more support in coming years as the Canadian economy recovers from the pandemic.’ While the federal government’s new three-year plan to increase immigration levels is admirable, it needs to be accompanied by increased federal supports to ensure that newcomers succeed upon arrival in Canada. Ottawa’s immigration plan, which was reaffirmed in its most recent …

UM to help foreign-trained health professionals qualify for Manitoba practice

December 21, 2020 — A new resource hub at the University of Manitoba will help internationally educated pharmacists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and other health professionals qualify for practice in Manitoba. The Rady Faculty of Health Sciences has received more than $735,000 to create an Access Hub for Internationally Educated Health Professionals. The project is funded by the Government of Canada’s Foreign …

Province works with college of registered nurses of Manitoba to get more internationally educated nurses working on the front line

Expedited Registration of Internationally Educated Nurses Will Help Protect More Manitobans: Friesen and Eichler The Manitoba government has worked with the College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba (CRNM) to expedite the registration of up to 39 internationally educated nurses so they may enter the workforce, Health, Seniors and Active Living Minister Cameron Friesen and Economic Development and Training Minister Ralph …

IRCC announces opening date of special measures for refugee claimants working in health care during the pandemic

December 9, 2020 – Ottawa – Recognizing the considerable contribution and sacrifice health-care workers have made in Canada throughout the pandemic, the Honourable Marco E. L. Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, announced today that on December 14, 2020, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) will begin accepting applications for permanent residence from refugee claimants who work in Canada’s …