Professional Development & Training 

Professional Development and Training Opportunities

NmTC Member Only Training Opportunities

Land Code Amendments

Format:  Zoom
Date:  February 3, 2022



Format:  Zoom

NmTC Member Nations are eligible to book training modules directly with Xyntax.  NmTC will cover their training costs up to a maximum value of $3,000 per Nation.

*Training must be booked and fulfilled by March 31, 2022.

Food Workshop

Format:  Zoom
Date:  TBA
Presenter:  Jared Qwustenuxen Williams

To be Announced

Exploring of Custom Allocations

Format:  Zoom

Date:  February 16, 2022

Project Management Workshop

Facilitated by:  Transformix Consulting

Format:  Zoom

Date(s):  TBA

To be Announced

Maintenance Management Planning

Format:  Zoom

Date:  February 2022 TBA


To be Announced

Microsoft Excel Level 1

One-Day Workshop

Facilitated by:  Total Support Solutions

Format:  Zoom
Date:  February 23, 2022

Time:  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Indigenous Food Sovereignty Workshop

Format:  Zoom

Date:  TBA
Presenter:  Dawn Morrison

To be Announced
General Opportunities

Canada Revenue Agency

Format:  Online Webinars

January and February 2022

Green Bylaws Toolkit Webinars

Two lunch-and-learn sessions:

Session 1

Green Bylaws Toolkit 101: Environmental Development Permit Areas

February 10, 2022, 12:00-1:00 p.m.


Session 2

Green Bylaws Toolkit 101: Application for First Nation Governments

March 3, 2022, 12:00-1:30 p.m.

Aboriginal Financial Officers Association of BC

Audit Preparation Seminars

AFOA BC will be hosting two different online First Nation Audit Preparation Seminars in February 2022. 

These seminars are open to any BC First Nation or Indigenous organization.  AFOA BC membership not required to attend.  There is no charge for  registration.

These seminars are co-hosted by Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) & Aboriginal Financial Officers Association Of BC (AFOA BC). 

SINEWS Program

A new program being offered through Natural Resources Canada called Sistering Indigenous and Western Science (SINEWS) designed to provide additional support to Indigenous women wishing to hold a career in research and science fields

Projects run from May 2022 to January 2023.

Pre- and Post-Election Training

First Nations Public Service Secretariat is offering training for those interested in running for election in their community and for newly-elected leaders


January 26 & 27, 5:00-8:00 PM


February 2, 9, 16, & 23, 1:00-4:30 PM

The training is being offered at no cost to participants, in exchange for your feedback on the content and delivery. 

National Research Council R&D Student Work Opportunities for Summer 2022

R&D student work opportunities at the National Research Council for the upcoming Summer 2022

Deadline:  February 13, 2022

Upcoming CleanBC Engagements 

February 2022

CleanBC is hosting various webinars for the following:


  • CleanBC Communities Fund (CCF)

  • Community Climate Funding Guide

  • Indigenous Climate Resilience Forum

Indigenous Clean Energy

ICE Network

A place for people working on Indigenous Clean Energy projects to collaborate on the processes, approaches, and policies needed to maximize the impact of their initiatives.

ISC Community Opportunity Readiness Program 2022-23

Indigenous Services Canada BC Region is accepting applications for the 2022-23 Community Opportunity Readiness Program (CORP) for economic development project-based funding (funding up to $250,000). 


February 9, 2022

10:00 a.m.

Environmental Technician Certificate Program

A five-week, 200-hour accredited, ‘hands on’ certificate training program effectively produces graduates that address the Canada-wide demand for certified environmental monitors.

Intake has started for the February 2022 course.

Foundations for Professional Communications

First Nations Public Service Secretariat and the Nicola Valley Institute of Technology is offering this course, at no-cost to participants, designed to introduce employees working for First Nation communities and Indigenous organizations to a wide array of fundamental communication skills.

Course dates: March 31, 2022 – July 7, 2022

Course times: Thursdays – 9am – 12pm PST

Online Delivery

Application Deadline: March 3, 2022

Past Naut'sa mawt Tribal Council Opportunities

Budget Preparation Workshop

Format:  Zoom

January 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15, 2022

Maintenance Management Planning Tools

Format:  Zoom

Dates:  December 9, 2021

Proposal Writing Workshop

Format:  Zoom

November 23, 30, December 7, 2021

Facilitators:  Carden Consulting