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STRONG PARTNERSHIPS PROVIDE FOR EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES IN THE MOTIVE POWER TRADES

The Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency (Agency) and the Nova Scotia Automotive Sector Council have a strong partnership to promote the motive power trades as a quality career.  In our collaborations to determine how best to provide experiential learning for youth and those looking for a career in the skilled trades, a wonderful opportunity was presented […]

Join an Agency, Board or Commission

From our partners at the NS Department of Labour & Advanced Education: Dear Stakeholder, The Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced Education is seeking your assistance in getting the word out and encouraging others to apply to current provincial agencies, boards and commissions (ABCs) positions becoming available in the next 12 months. Please also consider applying yourself. […]

WCB Supporting Psychologically Healthy and Safe Workplaces

While workplace mental health has emerged as a growing concern in recent years, the strain of the current pandemic and tragic events across Nova Scotia that claimed the lives of several Nova Scotians earlier this year have emphasized the need to cultivate and support psychologically healthy and safe workplaces in our province. A workplace that […]

The Importance of Safety Training

Workplace safety training is as vital as workplace safety itself. It enables the management to ensure a safe and healthy work environment. It also helps the employees to recognize safety hazards and correct them. It enables them to understand best safety practices and expectations. Safety training is vital for employees with regard to understanding of […]

No-Cost Mental Health Support

Healthy Minds Cooperative is a charitable organization offering province-wide, peer-based mental health support to the public. We offer this through navigation, wellness workshops, and peer-led mental health support groups (including one just for men)! All of our services come at no-cost to the public, and are referral and waitlist-free. In accordance with the NS Health […]