News releases from Labour and Advanced Education (Page 19)

Province Supports Centre for Arts, Technology

Education (July 1999 - March 2013) / Labour and Advanced Education

Students who are struggling in school will have more opportunities to learn in creative ways and develop skills that will help prepare them for good jobs and higher education.

Former Bowater Employees Benefit from Trades Information Sessions

Labour and Advanced Education

Former employees of Bowater Mersey are getting more support to help retrain for good jobs in their community.

Long-Serving Coal Miners' Benefits to Remain Protected

Labour and Advanced Education

The province is protecting the Workers Compensation Board benefits for coal miners who have worked 20 years or more at Nova Scotia's coal mines.

Des robots aident les élèves à se préparer en vue de bons emplois

Labour and Advanced Education

Les élèves de toute la province profitent d'un programme amusant et pratique qui utilise des robots pour renforcer leurs compétences en mathématiques et en sciences afin de les préparer en vue de l'obtention de bons emplois.

Robots Help Students Prepare for Good Jobs

Labour and Advanced Education

Students across the province are taking advantage of a fun, hands-on program with robots that strengthens their math and science skills to prepare them for good jobs of the future.

Province, Safety Leaders Work to Improve Workplace Safety

Labour and Advanced Education

Employers and employees will have a say in how administrative penalties are used to make their workplaces safer.

Cape Breton to Benefit From Investment by World-Leading IT Company

Labour and Advanced Education

LABOUR/ADVANCED EDUCATION--Cape Breton to Benefit From Investment by World-Leading IT Company ---------------------------------------------------------------- Cape Breton students, post-secondary schools and businesses are ready to take advantage of a game-changing investment that will create hundreds of high-paying, long-term jobs, new partnerships and research.

Cosmetology Act Improvements Introduced

Labour and Advanced Education

Qualified men and women will be able to enter and progress in the cosmetology industry faster, especially in rural areas, under changes to the Cosmetology Act introduced today, Nov. 6.

Newly Certified Journeypersons

Labour and Advanced Education

More than 400 of the province's newly certified journeypersons are taking advantage of the many careers Nova Scotia has to offer in the skilled trades.

Work to Dismantle MV Miner Can Resume

Natural Resources (to July 2018) / Labour and Advanced Education

The company dismantling the MV Miner can resume phase one work after addressing the province's safety concerns.

Unemployed Nova Scotians Connected to Good Jobs, Experience

Labour and Advanced Education

Nova Scotians who want good jobs but need experience are getting the help they need with a new hiring incentive program.

Nova Scotians, Business Ready for Opportunities

Labour and Advanced Education

Nova Scotian business owners and employees are getting the boost they need to sharpen their skills and prepare for the good jobs that are coming.

Bennington Group Must Ensure Safe Worksite

Natural Resources (to July 2018) / Labour and Advanced Education

Work to dismantle the MV Miner will not begin until steps are taken to ensure workers will be safe on the job.

Affordable, Sustainable Universities for Nova Scotia

Labour and Advanced Education

The province announced university funding today, Oct. 12, designed to ensure universities continue to attract students and remain sustainable while protecting Nova Scotia students by holding tuition rates at, or below, the national average.

N.S. Student Bursary Keeping Tuition Low

Labour and Advanced Education

A $1,283 bursary available to every Nova Scotian university student is putting a degree within reach of more families.

Having Two Ways Out and a Fresh Battery Can Save Lives

Labour and Advanced Education

If you wake up to a fire in your home, do you know how you are going to get out?

Sauvez des vies avec deux sorties et des piles neuves

Labour and Advanced Education

TRAVAIL/ÉDUCATION POSTSECONDAIRE—Sauvez des vies avec deux sorties et des piles neuves

Service Disruptions in Truro

Community Services / Labour and Advanced Education / Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal (Oct. 2007 - Feb. 2021)

Some provincial government services are being disrupted today, Sept. 10, by flooding in the Truro area.

Minister Appoints Provincial Fire Marshal

Labour and Advanced Education

The Minister of Labour and Advanced Education appointed Harold Pothier as Provincial Fire Marshal effective today, Sept. 10.

Flying Lantern Deemed Unsafe Fire Hazard

Labour and Advanced Education

The Office of the Fire Marshal has deemed flying lanterns a fire hazard and prohibited under the Fire Code.