Aboriginal Initiatives

Aboriginal Initiatives

Building Strong Communities

Since 1999, NAIT has delivered its world-class programs to First Nations, Metis and Inuit students throughout Canada.  Our team is committed to creating and facilitating successful training programs that promote learner and community growth.

We offer adaptable training options and we will instruct in your community in most cases. We provide flexible training schedules informed by your priorities and we can include training options that are online or at NAIT Campus.  

Our customizable training allows for flexibility to address your community’s unique training needs.

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What to Expect

Facilitating Success

To ensure the success of students, NAIT’s training includes hands-on application of newly taught skills. We can help to facilitate and organize work experience so students feel confident in their new abilities. We have many industry partnerships in place to ensure we are teaching in-demand skills to maximize employability. 

Relevant Workforce Training

Our classes utilize current technologies and are instructed by industry-experienced experts to ensure the most relevant training is received by students. We offer adaptable instruction by coming to your community to deliver customized training programs, thereby removing barriers to the learning process.

Contact us today and we can work together to build a training program that works best for you and your community. 

Aboriginal Success


Our training options include:

  • Capacity-building programs for employed individuals to learn new skills to meet current and emerging job requirements

  • Labour market programs for unemployed individuals to obtain skills for entry level positions

  • Apprenticeship and pre-apprenticeship training

  • Alberta apprenticeship entrance exam preparation course

Our programs include, but are not limited to: 

  • Academic upgrading and bridging programs
  • Accounting
  • Alternative Energy 
  • Computers and IT
  • Culinary
  • Leadership and Project Management
  • Office Administration
  • Medical First Responder/Health Care
  • Trades


Carmelita Crisp

Account Manager – Aboriginal Initiatives


Corporate and International Training

Phone: 780.378.5044
Email: CITtraining@nait.ca 

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Canada Job Grant

Canadian businesses can get up to 65% of employee training costs covered through the Canada Job Grant. The grant is available to businesses in all sectors.

Trades and Applied Technologies

NAIT Industry Solutions has partnerships with hundreds of organizations to deliver world-class trades training for businesses to enhance employees’ skills or to bridge gaps in employee skill sets.

Business, Leadership, and Professional Development

NAIT Corporate and International Training offers a wide range of workforce training for all staff, from front-line employees to the most seasoned manager.