Employment & Training

Looking for work? Need some training? Dont know where to start? NETP can help!

Nuu-chah-nulth Employment and Training Program (NETP) can help you get the confidence and skills you need to find and keep the job you want. Our services are available to all Aboriginal people living in Port Alberni, Zeballos, Gold River, Tofino, Ucluelet, and Nuu-chah-nulth communities.

Get Ready to Work

NETP offers a variety of one-on-one and group services to get you ready for success. Work with one of our advisors directly or take one of our many training programs to:

  • Explore career options and the job market

  • Build your resume and cover letter

  • Learn job search and interview strategies

  • Enhance your life skills (e.g. confidence, communication, problem solving)

  • Enhance your practical skills (e.g. reading and writing, numeracy, computer skills)

  • Overcome barriers to your employment (e.g. get a driver’s license, your Grade 12, work gear, work clothing, daycare etc.)

Get Training

Registering with NETP opens up a whole world of training opportunities to get you qualified for your first or next job. For information about some of our most popular training programs Click Here.

Get Access to Special Employment Projects

Special Employment Projects are job training and work experience opportunities offered by employers who have a real job ready for you. They need you as much as you need them – which is always nice to know!

Are you in high school, college or university and looking for a summer job in your field of interest? Apply now to get work experience with a Nuu-chah-nulth First Nation.

Are you looking for training that will lead to a good job when you are done? There may be a special employment project just right for you.

Are you interested in providing training for existing Aboriginal employees or others in an area with a high likelihood of ongoing employment? Does your First Nation have the perfect summer project for two or three Aboriginal students?

Apply now for funding to create new opportunities and meet your staffing needs.

Contact Us

Visit us in person at 4090 8th Avenue, Port Alberni
Phone us at (250) 723-1331
Email us at NETP@nuuchahnulth.org

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