Pathways to Indigenous Empowerment - Preparation Program

Updated: Feb 6

Iohahi:io Akwesasne Education & Training Institute held three info sessions in January to invite the community of Akwesasne to check out their upcoming Fall 2020 programs.

If you were interested but missed these sessions we have a sneak peak at the their new Pathways to Indigenous Empowerment program. Below you will find the Pathways to Indigenous Empowerment info sheet you would have received at one of Iohahi:io's info sessions. Check it out!

More about the program:

"Pathways to Indigenous Empowerment - Preparation" is a one year program that was designed in partnership with Algonquin College to bring you a unique opportunity that will help you develop academic and career skills while exploring traditional knowledge.

This program helps prepare you for post-secondary studies and beyond to give you better employment opportunities for your future. With this certificate you can prove to future employers that you are capable of learning at a post-secondary level. As a graduate, you can choose to start working or continue your education further. Which ever you decide, enrolling at Iohahi:io is a great first step in furthering your academic and career skills.

If you would like more information on this program or their other fall programs (Early Childhood Education, Carpentry and Renovation Techniques, and Human Resources) Contact Iohahi:io Akwesasne Education & Training Institute at 613-575-2754.

***UPDATE: New info sessions have been added for February.***

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Friday, February 21, 2020

All sessions during lunch 11:00am to 1:00pm. Lunch will be provided!

Not 100% sure if you want to enroll in a program at Iohahi:io?

Maybe the following benefits to attending Iohahi:io will help you decide.

  1. Location - Conveniently located in your hometown. Save time and money on travel.

  2. Atmosphere - Beautiful illustrations on the walls that make you feel connected to your traditional culture. Also, the delicious homemade food from their cafeteria is a plus.

  3. Friendly Staff - ready to help you attain your future academic and career goals.

  4. Class size - smaller class sizes make for more one-on-one time & academic support.

  5. Study Area - dedicated space where you can study in a clean and quiet environment.

  6. Traditional Culture - along with your other courses, learn more about your culture through classes and workshops at Iohahi:io. An experience you can't get anywhere else.

Iohahi:io Akwesasne Education & Training Institute

Address: Akwesasne Reserve, 16 Iohahiio Rd No. 15, Akwesasne, Quebec H0M 1A1

Phone: (613) 575-2754



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