News releases from Labour and Advanced Education (Page 7)

St. Francis Xavier to Lead Centre for Innovation

Labour and Advanced Education

Government is partnering with St. Francis Xavier University to create a new Centre for Employment Innovation.

Investment in Infrastructure at Acadia University

Labour and Advanced Education

Nova Scotia youth will benefit from a $22.2 million investment that will upgrade and enhance Acadia University's science complex.

Governments Invest in Infrastructure at Nova Scotia Community College Pictou Campus

Labour and Advanced Education

Nova Scotia youth will benefit from a $15.2 million investment that will help construct a Trades Innovation Centre at the Nova Scotia Community College Pictou Campus.

La Province lance un nouveau programme de services d'emploi en Nouvelle-Écosse

Labour and Advanced Education

C'est aujourd'hui 6 septembre que la Province a lancé son nouveau programme de services d’emploi, Nouvelle-Écosse au travail, au centre de recherche d'emploi Futureworx d'Elmsdale, qui est lui-même un centre de services d’emploi Nouvelle-Écosse au travail.

Province Launches New Employment Services Network Across Nova Scotia

Labour and Advanced Education

The province launched its new employment services system, Nova Scotia Works, today, Sept. 6, at the Elmsdale Futureworx Job Search Centre, a Nova Scotia Works employment services centre.

New Apprenticeship Program for High School Students

Labour and Advanced Education

Halifax-area high school students are getting the chance to explore careers in the culinary trade this summer.

Unemployed Nova Scotians to Get More Support to Pursue Studies

Labour and Advanced Education

Unemployed Nova Scotians returning to the classroom to upgrade their skills will get more support this fall.

Athletes to be Exempt from Some Provisions of Labour Standards Code

Labour and Advanced Education

Athletes playing on Nova Scotia-based teams are exempt from parts of the Labour Standards Code after changes made today, July 4.

2016 Johnstone Scholarship Awarded

Labour and Advanced Education

LABOUR/ADVANCED EDUCATION--2016 Johnstone Scholarship Awarded --------------------------------------------------------------A Shelburne Regional High School student is the 2016 recipient of the Dr. P. Anthony Johnstone Memorial Entrance Scholarship.

Protocole d'entente entre la Province et les universités

Labour and Advanced Education

Un protocole d'entente de quatre ans a été conclu entre le gouvernement provincial et les dix universités de la Nouvelle-Écosse afin d'assurer la qualité, l'accessibilité et la viabilité du secteur universitaire.

Province, Universities Sign Memorandum of Understanding

Labour and Advanced Education

A four-year memorandum of understanding between the province and Nova Scotia's 10 universities will help maintain a quality, accessible and sustainable university sector.

Rapport du groupe de travail sur les transitions

Labour and Advanced Education / Education and Early Childhood Development

Le Groupe de travail sur les transitions a publié un rapport, aujourd'hui 21 juin, qui contient 15 recommandations visant à aider les jeunes à obtenir la formation et l'éducation dont ils ont besoin pour trouver un emploi pertinent en Nouvelle-Écosse.

Transition Task Force Releases Report

Labour and Advanced Education / Education and Early Childhood Development

The Transition Task Force released a report today, June 21, that contains 15 recommendations to help youth get the training and education they need to find meaningful work in Nova Scotia.

Province Pays Tribute to Miners on Davis Day

Labour and Advanced Education

Nova Scotians paid tribute to miners who have been injured or lost their lives on the job at the annual Davis Day ceremony, today, June 11.

Changes to Trades Make Training More Accessible

Labour and Advanced Education

The province continues to break down barriers for apprentices and increase access to opportunities.

Student Loan Payments Suspended for Nova Scotians in Fort McMurray

Labour and Advanced Education

The province is helping student loan borrowers whose ability to repay may be impacted by the fires in Fort McMurray.

Nova Scotians Pay Tribute to Workers and Families

Labour and Advanced Education / Workers' Compensation Board

Nova Scotians will pay tribute to workers who died on the job or from work related injuries at Day of Mourning ceremonies across the province today, April 28.

Amendments to Standardize Record-Keeping Labour Standards

Labour and Advanced Education

Businesses that operate in more than one Maritime province will see positive changes with amendments to the Labour Standards Code introduced today, April 27.

Amendments Strengthen Occupational Health and Safety Act

Labour and Advanced Education

Amendments introduced today, April 26, will strengthen the Occupational Health and Safety Act and help keep Nova Scotians safe at work.

Des fournisseurs sont choisis pour administrer le nouveau système de services d'emploi

Labour and Advanced Education

La Province est un peu plus près d'augmenter le nombre de travailleurs de première ligne qui aident les Néo-Écossais à se trouver un emploi.