• Skills Canada NWT
  • Skills Canada NWT
  • Skills Canada NWT
  • Skills Canada NWT
  • Skills Canada NWT
  • Skills Canada NWT
  • Skills Canada NWT
Mission Statement

Our Mission

Skills Canada NWT is a registered charity that actively promotes careers in skilled trades and technologies to northern youth.

Our Goals

As an organization that promotes careers in the skilled trades and technologies to northern youth, our specific goals are to :

  • Increase the profile of career opportunities for youth in trades and technologies
  • Enhance the image and status of careers in the trades and technologies for students, parents and educators
  • Improve the competencies and confidence of young people pursuing an interest in trades and technologies
  • Work in partnership with educators, industry and government to raise the capacity of young skilled workers in the work force

Our Commitment

With the support of community volunteers and in partnership with educators, industry and government, Skills Canada NWT is committed to activities and programs that:

  • Profile and promote careers and skilled trades and technologies as career options for northern youth
  • Advocate and provide quality and timely information about careers in skilled trades and technologies
  • Highlight the uniqueness of local operations/development and the subsequent trade and technologies opportunities for northern youth
  • Facilitate opportunities for youth to be mentored and to network with professionals in the trades and technologies
  • Promote participation and interest of young women in non traditional career options
  • Showcase competencies and excellence in trades and technologies through competition at the local, national and international level.
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