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Effective Presentations and Meetings




This workshop is ideal for those who are uncomfortable making presentations and speaking up in meetings. Areas covered will include:


- overcoming public-speaking nerves

- connecting with your audience

- handling challenging participants

- visual aids

- impromptu speaking skills

- presentation do & don't

- practical opportunities



Pre-Retirement Planning



Participants will gain an understanding of the implications of retirement on personal life, social life, recreation, work, estate, and finances as a basis for retirement decision planning.


This workshop will cover topics such as:


- retirement goals

- financial planning

- pension plans: understanding benefits and when to retire

- lifestyle changes

- legal estate planning

- health, ageing, and well-being in retirement

- accommodation planning



Minute-Taking / Administrative Skills - VIDEOCONFERENCE




This half-day workshop will introduce various techniques that are useful in taking minutes accurately and quickly in various settings, formal and informal. It will cover elements such as the role and responsibilities of the minute-taker, skills needed (listening & questioning), how to prepare before the meeting, and how to write up and distribute the minutes after the meeting.


Administrative Skills

Employee & Cultural Orientation - Baker Lake NEW DATES


The Department of Human Resources is pleased to offer a 2-day Employee and Cultural Orientation workshop.

The first day focuses on:

•History of Nunavut
•Introduction to the Government of Nunavut
•Public Service Training Programs/Courses
•Workplace Wellness
•Pay & Benefits
•Employee Relations
•Return to Work
•IQ - Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit

The second day focuses on:

•Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit Guiding Principles
•Traditional Knowledge
•Traditional Responsibilities
•Relationship to Environment

Community Health Nurse

Come explore Canada’s unique northern environment. We are host to amazing northern lights, incredible full moon evenings, lots of snow and renowned winter weather. To balance the long winter nights, spring and summer bring 24 hours of daylight, migrating birds, unique wildlife and beautiful wildflowers.

Various Instructors

The Community and Distance Learning division of Nunavut Arctic College is seeking local residents for casual employment positions as Instructors in various Nunavut communities. Programs run from August 2019 to June 2020. Instructor positions are available for:

College Foundation
Office Administration
Adult Basic Education  

Adobe Fundamentals



In this 3-day course, you will get an excellent overview of how to convert your work into Adobe Portable Documber (PDF) using Acrobat Adobe. You will learn to use Acrobat's cross-platform capabilities to distribute your documents efficiently without sacrificing the original design as well as how to incorporate text, notes, graphics, movies, and links to the Internet.

Some of the units covered will include:

- enhancing documents

- editing content

- adding signatures and security

- working with forms in Acrobat