We work together with industry leaders to design and develop Surge Micro-credentials. This partnership ensures our programs reflect and connect students with real industry skills and demands from today’s top employers.
Investing in the future of learning in our province, the Government of Saskatchewan is a strong Surge Micro-credentials partner. Through funding from a variety of ministries the government is helping learners upskill, reskill and formalize skills. This will provide employers with the workforce needed to power Saskatchewan’s economy.
June 2, 2021 – The International Minerals Innovation Institute (IMII) and Saskatchewan Polytechnic digital upskilling pilot project will provide digital skills training to address the technology shift the mining sector is experiencing. While this technological evolution improves productivity and efficiency in the mining industry, it also creates a need for upskilling employees to keep up with digital advances. This pilot project is funded by IMII and the Saskatchewan Ministry of Immigration and Career Training.
May 5, 2021 - The Government of Canada is providing close to $5 million, over five years, to the National Electrical Trade Council (NETCO) for the project Online Apprentice Support Initiatives for Success (OASIS) under the Innovation in Apprenticeship Stream of the Union Training and Innovation Program.
March 17, 2021 - Microsoft Canada Skills Program empowers students to develop skills in in-demand areas including data analytics, AI and cloud certifications by collaborating with post-secondary institutions to deliver the most up-to-date curriculum so students can thrive in the digital economy.
November 18, 2020 - Saskatchewan Polytechnic has joined the Next Generation Manufacturing Supercluster to work on Internet of Things, machine learning, cybersecurity and additive manufacturing projects and to support related training. The Next Generation Manufacturing Supercluster was created to build up advanced manufacturing capabilities in Canada, incorporating technologies like robotics and 3D printing.
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