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BC Infrastructure Benefits will be hiring trades people for the  PATTULLO BRIDGE REPLACEMENT PROJECT, and the HIGHWAY 1 EXPANSION from Kamloops to the Alberta Border.

Prioity hiring is applied for locals, Indigenous peoples, women, and other groups traditionally underrepresented in the trades.

If you are interested in attending one of the sessions, please email: info@bcib with the date and time you prefer to attend.

(Please now: space is limited to 10 participants per session)

A confirmation e-mail will be sent to ensure your spot.

Registration Dates Open:

June 4 10 am
June 11 4 pm
June 18 10 am
June 25 4 pm
July 2 10am
July 9 4pm
July 16 10am
July 23 4pm
July 30 10am


Indigenous University Preparation Program - SFU

Indigenous University Preparation Program - SFU
Apply now for FALL 2020
Are you:

  • A high school graduate?
  • Considering going to university, butwanting to test it first?
  • Someone who wants to learn moreabout math and writing?
  • Wanting to connect with a cohortgroup of Indigenous studentsin a small, safe, and supportiveenvironment?
  • Looking to open doors to morelearning and working opportunities?

SFU’s Indigenous University Preparation Program

We welcome First Nations, Métis and Inuit students to a university learning environment that affirms and integrates Indigenous knowledge and perspectives.

You will join a cohort of like-minded Indigenous students and explore university together with Elders, mentors, tutors and instructors while taking courses which can transfer into first year university or college.

Where does the IAUPP path lead you?

SFU’s IAUPP helps you pave the way for a successful transition to undergraduate studies. Our program offers first-year academic credit courses that integrate humanities and social sciences with Indigenous perspectives.

We also offer literacy and quantitative classes (non-academic credit) that will build your confidence.

Upon successful completion of the IAUPP, you will be granted admission to SFU and your completed credits will count towards your undergraduate degree.

Learn more
Phone 778.782.4089

SASET services during COVID-19 - 604-858-3691

Sto: lo Aboriginal Skills & Employment Training (SASET)

We are still open.. operating remotely that is!

What does this mean? It means that our SASET Team is working from fome to avoid the spread of COVID-19 but are still offering employment services, by phone or online, to meet the needs of our clients

What does this mean for our clients? It means that our clients get to stay in the safety of their homes while having access to employment services

We can help you with...

Job Search, Resume & Cover Lettrs, Training Applications, Life Skills, Online Training, Job Start Supports (boots, PPE) Career Planning and Local Resources

and yes, we are still accepting new or returning clients!

Contact us today! General Inquiry e-mail:

Also you can check us out online at: and EAS

Information Regarding COVID-19 Situation - Benefits and Other Supports

The following public website links are provided for your reference. You may find these webpages helpful in obtaining current information regarding Canada’s Economic Response plan, benefits and supports, and information relevant to Indigenous Communities.

Public Websites and Information for Contacting Service Canada:

Canada Benefits: (includes information re: Employment Insurance, pensions, and benefits for housing, education, training, family and people with disabilities)

Canada’s Economic Response Plan :

Canada Emergency Response Benefit:

ESDC – Covid-19:

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Indigenous communities:

Indigenous Community Support Fund:

COVID-19: First Nations Community Guide on Accessing Additional Supports:

Service Canada:  (Contact Us – E-Services): Click on Contact Employment and Social Development

On the next page, click: “Find a Service Canada Office”:

On the following page, illustrated below - Individuals may use the E-Service link to request a callback (regarding information related to EI, Pensions, SIN, and Passports (limited):

Service Canada programs and services are available online at or by telephone at: 1 800 O-Canada (1-800-622-6232) - TTY: 1-800-926-9105

If you require additional support, please complete an online request for service here:

Construction Safety Training System Free online Course

Interested in the Construction Field? Take this free online training course click on the link provided or copy and paste into the address bar.


Free WHMIS online training

Do you need your WHMIS? Click on this link or copy and paste into the address bar to get to the Free WHIMS online training site.




How to apply for EI and COVID-19 emergency benefits

Click on link for the information: How to apply for EI and COVID-19 emergency benefits.

If the link doesn't open, copy and paste into address bar.