Explore Your Options in Mining



2022 Canadian Mining Expo Agenda - 2023 Information Coming Soon

Location: McIntyre Auditorium

An updated version of the Hiring Forecast for the mining industry will be released at the event. Grade 11 and 12 students from across the region will be invited to hear from young workers who have pursued a career in mining. 


Awareness Campaign that promotes career oppotunities in the Mining Sector for students and youth

To encourage students and young people planning their career to consider the mining sector as an option.

High school students from across the region will be invited to hear from young workers who are pursuing a career in mining, right here in our region. Who better to inform and inspire the future generation of workers than young people who have ‘explored their options in mining’?

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 between 9 am and noon.


Une campagne de sensibilisation auprès des élèves et des jeunes pour promouvoir les choix de carrière dans le secteur minier

Encourager les étudiants et les jeunes gens qui planifient leur carrière à considérer le secteur minier comme option.

Les élèves du secondaire de toute la région seront invités à des présentation de jeunes gens qui poursuivent une carrière dans le secteur minier, ici dans notre région.
Qui de mieux pour informer et inspirer la génération future de travailleurs et travailleuses que des jeunes qui ont ‘exploré les options dans les mines’?

Mercredi le 8 juin 2022 entre 9 h et midi.



An Invitation – Lunch and Learn

Forecasting the Current and Future Workforce Needs of the Mining Industry

Join us for a lunch and learn session presented with Julie Joncas, Executive Director at the Far Northeast Board (FNETB) and Jonathan Coulman, Executive Director at Algoma Workforce Investment Corporation (AWIC).  Hear about the initiatives undertaken by the network of Northeastern Workforce Planning Boards to forecast the HR needs of the mining and mining service industries so that the right people, with the right skills are readily available when needed.

Join us at the Auditorium for a lunch and learn session presented by the Far Northeast Training Board.

Wednesday, June 8, 2022 from 12:30-1:30.