Over the last six weeks, a group from Nova Scotia Community College’s Nautical Institute in Port Hawkesbury had the opportunity to sail roundtrip from North Sydney to Port aux Basques while experiencing first-hand what it’s like to live and work at sea.
Some 330 public sector professionals involved in operations and facilities management will receive training in energy efficiency and energy interventions under the Energy Management and Efficiency Programme (EMEP) which is being implemented by the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ).
Eighty students at three high schools in Nova Scotia will have the chance to get free community college tuition and a guaranteed job interview as part of a new pilot program. The program is supported by the provincial government, NSCC and IBM.
For rural residents, getting older is not the same as it is for city folks. That reality compelled the Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC), the Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA), and a cadre of community organizations to create CORAH, the Centre of Rural Aging and Health.