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May 5, 2015 - The ATCO Energy Theatre is on the road again this month with a new safety performance—“Power Team: Origin of Power Woman”—with the aim of getting students “giggling and singing” while learning to be safe around electricity and natural gas.
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October 27, 2014 - The Canadian Energy Efficiency Alliance (CEEA) has released its online energy efficiency education tool, which it says offers Canadians a central location to access information about courses, degrees, certificates and training in the energy efficiency sector.
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September 15, 2014 - Hydro One’s Electricity Discovery Centre (EDC)—which we first told you about November 2013—is celebrating its first anniversary this week. In its first year of operation, the EDC travelled more than 12,000 km to attend 28 fairs and events, and was visited by more than 27,500 Ontarians.
September 4, 2014 - Mohawk College—in partnership with the Industrial Careers Pathway Steering Committee and with support from Electro-Federation Canada (EFC)—offers specialized, sector-specific leadership training in the field of Industrial Distribution.
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March 4, 2014 - Eaton and U.S.-based Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) say their joint survey of IEC members validates the importance of educational campaigns focusing on the dangers and prevalence of counterfeit electrical products, and reveals more work is needed.
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February 21, 2014 - The provincial government is investing $1 million over three years to expand the New Brunswick Teen Apprentice Program, which gives high school students early training and employment in the skilled trades.
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February 17, 2014 - Taking place in Moncton, N.B., May 7-8, 2014—and with exhibit space nearly sold-out—the MEET Show (Mechanical Electrical Electronic Technology) will welcome more than 400 exhibitors from across Canada and the States, and EBMag is pleased to once again serve as the official electrical publication of this preeminent event in Atlantic Canada.
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February 13, 2014 – Hubbell Lighting has released the 2014 lighting education course schedule at its Lighting Solutions Center (LSC).
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December 19, 2013 - Cooper Lighting has released the 2014 Source calendar of educational classes for the lighting and design community, offering a variety of seminars designed to broaden the understanding of lighting and its many different applications.
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November 28, 2013 - During the holidays, Hydro-Quebec’s Electricity Interpretation Centre welcomes your family and lets young explorers discover the world of science, and you can admire a Christmas tree lit up with electricity made by the utility’s electric eel... all for free.
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November 26, 2013 - Hydro One, along with Bob Chiarelli, Ontario’s minister of energy, officially launched a new customer education tool: the Electricity Discovery Centre. The 1000-sf, 60-ft long mobile centre features interactive exhibits on electrical safety, conservation and how the electricity system works. It also charges electric vehicles.
November 8, 2013 - A tender has been issued for the design of the first phase of a new Skilled Trades and Technology Centre (STTC) at Red River College’s Notre Dame campus, said Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger.
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October 19, 2013 - We’ve just wrapped up the 2013 Partners in Training tour, which started this spring in Saskatoon and Dartmouth, and concluded this fall in Sudbury and Toronto (Mississauga).
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September 30, 2013 - Electro-Federation Canada (EFC) has just announced the 2013 EFC Foundation Scholarship recipients. Congratulations!
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September 25, 2013 - The Ontario Waterpower Association (OWA) says it is “pleased to support the efforts” of ConserveCanada in delivering renewable energy, conservation and environmental education in Ontario elementary schools. ConserveCanada is a not-for-profit whose mission is to “make changes today and to provide the information to make responsible energy and technology decisions tomorrow”.
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September 25, 2013 - Canada’s premiers, provincial and territorial (P/T) labour market ministers met yesterday to discuss skills training and the renewal of labour market agreements that are set to expire in April 2014 and, as per the Council of the Federation meeting in July, they are still not happy with the proposed Canada Job Grant.
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September 16, 2013 - Skills/Compétences Canada (SCC) today unveiled a new logo that, it explains, incorporates the WorldSkills International visual identity—a brand recognized globally for championing skills education, training and excellence.
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