Technical and Vocational Education and Training
The British Columbia Aboriginal Training Employment Alliance Members (BCATEAM) is a network of fourteen Indigenous Skills Employment Training Strategy (ISETS) holder organizations in British Columbia. These organizations design and deliver employment programs and services for all Aboriginal people, including:
- skills development;
- training for high-demand jobs;
- job finding;
- programs for youth;
- programs for urban and Aboriginal people with disabilities;
- and access to child care.
The Canadian Forces Aboriginal Entry Program aims to facilitate the selection and enrolment of Aboriginal people who are interested in full-time employment in the Canadian Forces by acquainting them with military training prior to making a formal commitment to enlist.
The Bold Eagle Program provides Aboriginal youth with summer employment that offers a combination of military training and First Nations cultural awareness.
Various employment services are also offered through work WorkBC:
- Job Placement Services
- Financial Supports
The RBC Indigenous Internship Program provides Indigenous people with professional and technical training in museum practices as well as internship opportunities at the Canadian Museum of History.