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Assiniboine Community College (Environmental Technologies - GIS Specialization Program)

Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba

Manitoba Career Prospects

Northern Manitoba Mining Academy

University of Brandon – Geology

University of Manitoba – Department of Geological Sciences

University of Winnipeg – Department of Geography


INDIGENOUS - Mineral industry career connections and opportunities for Indigenous youth:

A female face on aboriginal recruitment - Article by Daniel Bland, Winnipeg Free Press, January 7, 2015, used with permission

Aboriginal Connections – Education and Training in Manitoba

Aboriginal Youth Internship Program - Manitoba Children and Youth Opportunities partners with FireSpirit Inc. to deliver an Aboriginal Youth Internship Program (AYIP) to Winnipeg/Capital region Aboriginal high school students.

Assiniboine Community College – Aboriginal Services

Dreamcatcher Program (CANDO)

Exploration and Mining Guide for Aboriginal Communities

Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre Inc.

MIHR Guide for Aboriginal Communities - A mining industry guide for Indigenous communities, including mining sector jobs and wages

Northern Aboriginal Youth Internship Program - Manitoba Children and Youth Opportunities partners with FireSpirit Inc. to deliver a Northern Aboriginal Youth Internship Program (NAYIP) for Aboriginal high school students to access work experience and employment opportunities.

Northern Manitoba Mining Academy

Northern Manitoba Sector Council - Northern people for northern jobs.

Red River College School of Indigenous Education

University College of the North (Northern Manitoba)

Wii Chiiwaakanak Learning Centre and Community Learning - Indigenous, Government and Community Affairs, The University of Winnipeg

Yellowquill College



Canadian Mining Certification Program provides all industry players with comprehensive, objective ways to verify the skills, knowledge and experience of workers, target training requirements, and enable workers from other industries to make smooth transitions to jobs in the Canadian mining industry.

Career Profiles (48 mining careers) – provided courtesy of Mining Industry Human Resources Council (MiHR)

Careers in Mining - Explore career paths and information on jobs in the mining sector.

CurioCity – Let's Talk Science (Interview with Assistant Professor in Environmental Geochemistry at Memorial University of Newfoundland)

Earth Sciences Canada – Map your future! (Interactive map)

Women in Mining Canada

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