Yearly Archives: 2013

/2013

BC government invests in Seabird College

The B.C. government is investing $403,615 to provide welding and metal fabrication training for people from First Nations communities under a Labour Market Sector Solutions (LMSS) partnership between the B.C. government and the Resource Training Organization (RTO). Funded through the Canada - British Columbia Labour Market Agreement (LMA), the First Nations Dual Foundation Welder C/Metal [...]

By | April 25th, 2013|Categories: Announcement, Seabird College|Comments Off on BC government invests in Seabird College

Eco-station grand opening!

Did you know Seabird has built a compost center? The Eco-station began in 2010 as one of our community's attempts to become more eco-friendly. Within the first year of operation, we diverted 42 truckloads of compostable organics from the landfill! Just from our businesses, public events, and offices. The Eco-station will be a competitively priced [...]

By | April 8th, 2013|Categories: Announcement|Tags: , |Comments Off on Eco-station grand opening!

Seabird Island receives training funds

Aboriginal learners in the Fraser Valley will have more opportunities to develop in-demand job skills thanks to an expansion of the Aboriginal Training for Employment Program (ATEP). A two-year agreement between Seabird Island Band and Skill Builders means that up to 44 Aboriginal participants will be able to access the First Nations Utility Training Program [...]

By | January 8th, 2013|Categories: Announcement|Comments Off on Seabird Island receives training funds