Construction Basics Program

Program Description:

Dechı̨ta Nàowo’s Construction Basics Program is designed for students who would like to develop their skills in construction with both hands-on experiences and classroom theory. This is a year-round program consisting of four parts: Construction Basics I, Construction Basics II, Construction Basics III and Pre-Trades Exam Preparation. Upon completion, students receive a certificate from Dechı̨ta Nàowo.

Courses Offered:

Location: Dechı̨ta Nàowo Training Centre (Ndilo) and various site locations

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must be a permanent NWT resident
  • Ages 18 and over
  • Priority given to Yellowknives Dene First Nation members

Application Requirements:

Strict class attendance and absence policy.

Please contact Eileen B. Betsina, Training Coordinator/Instructor at 873-9037 ext. 1017 or for more information.