Program to provide free ag training for Indigenous students – Manitoba Co-operator

Program to provide free ag training for Indigenous students – Manitoba Co-operator

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 202269 Views

January 17, 2022

The ACC program aims to give opportunities to students without the barrier of cost, and to help fill workforce gaps

Assiniboine Community College (ACC) will provide a tuition-free program to train Indigenous students for jobs on farm it announced January 6.

The Agriculture Equipment Operator program is a partnership with the Congress of Aboriginal Peoples (CAP).

“Removing the cost of training, a significant obstacle to employment, allows students to gain the skills and knowledge required for entry into the job market, without worrying about funding,” said Assiniboine’s director of Indigenous education, Kris Desjarlais in a news release.

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