Taykwa Tagamou Nation

Site: Apitisawin Employment and Training

Service: Employment and Training Opportunities

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Provides employment and training opportunities to communities 
  • Administers accredited Post-Secondary Courses in partnership with various colleges 
  • Offers pre-apprenticeship courses and training programs as related to employment opportunities with industries such as mining and natural resources  
  • Provides courses that align with the Impact Benefits Agreements (IBA) developed with organizations conducting mining and natural resource development in the area
Also provides: 
  • Office and classroom space for rent by the hour, half day or full day for meetings, workshops and conferences 
  • Gymnasium rental with special rates for non-profit groups or Taykwa Tagamou members 
  • Postings of job opportunities from partners, local businesses and proponents in the growing mining and natural resource sectors
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Cochrane ; Iroquois Falls ; Kapuskasing ; Moosonee ; Smooth Rock Falls ; Taykwa Tagamou First Nation ; Timmins ; Communities belonging to Mushkegowuk Territory
  • Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people 
  • Most programs geared to adults 16 years of age and older
Application Call for list of current courses being offered or visit website
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Cree, Ojibway; available upon request
Fees Program - Fees applicable to individual courses ; Contact Program President * Fee assistance available.
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-272-2051
Fax 705-272-2091
Website www.apitisawin.com
Primary Contact Erin Jurynec, Executive Assistant and Office Manager; Phone: 705-272-2051 ext 27; Email: erinsigouin@apitisawin.com
Alternate Contact Lawrence Martin, Executive Director; Phone: 705-272-2051 ext 26; Email: lawrencemartin@apitisawin.com
Site Location Community is 20 km E of Cochrane on Hwy 574
Located In Community Taykwa Tagamou First Nation
Address 207 6th St
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
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Mailing Address Box 3309 
RR 2 
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)