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Skills Canada
Skill Canada is a national organization that actively promotes careers in skilled trades and technologies to Canadian youth. The WSCC encourages youth to take part in these events and helps administer the Workplace Safety skills category.

2015 Competition Dates

Northwest Territories Skills Canada  

North Regional Competition Inuvik February 26, 2015
South Regional Competition Hay River March 12, 2015
Territorial Competition Yellowknife Friday, April 17, 2015

Nunavut Skills Canada

Territorial Competition Iqaluit April 21, 2015


Skills Canada

National  Competition Saskatoon, SK May 27 - May 30, 2015


 

National Day of Mourning
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Every April 28, the Northern Territories Federation of Labour hosts noon-hour Day of Mourning ceremonies at the Legislative Assemblies in Yellowknife and Iqaluit to honour the workers who died in the previous calendar year in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.

Working together, we can eliminate workplace disease and injuries.

Display a Day of Mourning poster, and wear black to show your support.

 

English/French Poster

English/French/Inuktitut/Inuinnaqtun Poster

NAOSH Week Make Safety a Habit...
May 4-10, 2014

 

The 2014 57th Annual WSCC Mine Rescue Competition will take place:
Friday, June 13 and Saturday, June 14, 2014

Join us on Saturday, June 14th at the Yellowknife Community Arena from 9:00 am till 3:00 pm. Admission and lunch are free to the public, for more information click here.

2014 Mine Rescue Competition Winners
First Aid (sponsor Rio Tinto) Capstone Mining Corporation, Minto Mine
Surface Practical Bench (sponsor Dominion Diamond)
Capstone Mining Corporation, Minto Mine
Fire Fighting (sponsor Levitt
Safety) Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine
Rope Rescue (sponsor Nuna Logistics)
Rio Tinto, Diavik Diamond Mine

Surface Written Test (sponsor Agnico-Eagle)  Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine
Underground Written Test (sponsor Dominion Diamond)
De Beers Canada, Snap Lake Diamond Mine
Surface Smoke (sponsor Draeger Canada)
Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine
Underground Smoke (sponsor Draeger Canada)
De Beers Canada, Snap Lake Diamond Mine
Underground Bench/Field Test (sponsor WSCC)
Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine
Surface Obstacle/Extrication (sponsor Rio Tinto)
Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine
Underground Obstacle (sponsor De Beers Canada)
Dominion Diamond Ekati Diamond Mine

Overall Surface Winner (sponsor WSCC)  Dominion Diamond, Ekati Diamond Mine
Overall Underground Winner (sponsor WSCC)
Dominion Diamond, Ekati Diamond Mine