Yukon Territories Resources

These resources apply ONLY to Yukon Territories.

For more resources that apply to ALL of Canada, including Yukon Territories, see: Canada Resources

Contact Info

Yukon Territories ISET agreement holders

Yukon Territories ISET program scope

Indigenous Skills Employment Training (ISET), previously known as ASETS, funding typically pays for:

  1. six month job trade skill courses, e.g. construction, plumbing, electrician, welding
  2. two year college diploma, e.g. nursing
  3. last year of a university program, bachelor, masters, doctorate
  4. may also cover high school upgrade GED

List of Yukon Territories ISET agreement holders

CityGroupContactPhoneEmail
WhitehorseAboriginal Labor Force Alliance (ALFA) Norma867-456-4348alfa@northwestel.net
WhitehorseCouncil Yukon First Nations (CYFN) Jennifer Wykes867-393-9200 x9238jennifer.wykes@cyfn.net

Native Womens Association of Canada (NWAC)

The Native Women's Association of Canada (NWAC) has ISET funding to pay for skills training, similar to CAP.

The key difference is that NWAC is FOR WOMEN ONLY, all affiliations, Status, Non-Status, Métis & Inuit.

NWAC ISET (previously known as ASETS) program scope

NWAC ISET funding typically pays for:

  1. six month job trade skill courses, e.g. construction, plumbing, electrician, welding
  2. two year college diploma, e.g. nursing
  3. pays for the last year of a university program, bachelor, masters, doctorate
  4. may also cover high school upgrade GED

NWAC Yukon Territories Affiliate: Yukon Aboriginal Women's Council (website)

Whitehorse contact: Barb Crawford, 867-667-6162, yawcexecutive.assistant@gmail.com yawcasets@northwestel.net

Yukon Territories Non-Status Indian Resources

These ISET funded groups are available to Yukon Territories Non-Status Indians.

See additional resources in Quick Start Guide

Yukon Territories Métis Resources

These ISET funded groups are available to Yukon Territories Métis.

See additional resources in Quick Start Guide

Yukon Territories Inuit Resources

These ISET funded groups are available to Yukon Territories Inuit.

ITK has an education training program for all Inuit, see: ITK Amaujaq

See additional resources in Quick Start Guide

Yukon Territories Grant & Student Training Allowance (website)

You must live in Yukon Territories for 2 years to be eligible.

Benefits

Yukon Territories Friendship Centers

Friendship Centers may have some funding from other government programs, usually not ISET.

They may be able to help with some tuition costs, but often rely on other program grants, loans and scholarships to pay for training.

List of Yukon Territories Friendship Centers

CityFriendship CenterContactPhoneEmail
WhitehorseSkookum Jim Friendship Center Marny Paradis867-633-7687sjfcexecutive@northwestel.net

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Updated: 2019/06/30