MIZIWE BIIK

Aboriginal Employment and Training

Miziwe Biik is operating online

Our office is closed but we are working online (email, phone, and video) with clients and community members. If you have any questions or need support please connect with us by emailing Reception@miziwebiik.com or call us at 416-591-2310.

Here to support you

We work with Indigenous community members in the Greater Toronto Area to support them in navigating employment and training services.

Job Board

Check out our job board, with listings created specifically for Indigenous community members.

Education and Training

We offer a variety of funded workshops and courses, from single-day certifications to year-long pre-apprenticeships and training.

Trades

We fund training courses in a variety of different trades. Then when you’re ready to find a job we can connect you with industry contacts and help you apply.

More Services

1 on 1 advice and support

Our team of specialists are trained to support and help you in whatever way you need.

Email us to set up an appointment.

Funding work placements

Miziwe Biik offers different funding programs to organizations and businesses, which all aim to assist with employing or training our clients.

 

Self employment and business

Our specialists can help you develop a business plan. You may also be eligible to receive business grants – we can help you find and apply for them.

Contact reception to find out more.

Help with your GED

We provide funding for study materials and transport. You can get 1 on 1 support and help with applying to courses. Email Tim@miziwebiik.com to find out more.

Housing

The Miziwe Biik Development Corporation (MBDC) can help you with a downpayment for a home. We also provide loans for housing developers.

Employment Resource Centre

Currently all services are provided online.

Photo of Jamie-Lee

Jamie-Lee landed in Toronto and connected with Miziwe Biik as an introduction to the city’s Indigenous community and economy. She found herself in a role at imagineNATIVE.

Upcoming Training and Courses

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WHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System) workshop
WHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System) workshop

Start Date: 2021-07-08 13:00:00
End Date: 2021-07-08 15:30:00

The WHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System) workshop provides instruction on hazard


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Microsoft Word: Introductory course
Microsoft Word: Introductory course

Start Date: 2021-07-09 09:00:00
End Date: 2021-07-09 16:00:00

Learn key concepts in Microsoft Word to create, edit and format documents effectively. Students will


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Microsoft Excel: Intermediate/Advanced Course
Microsoft Excel: Intermediate/Advanced Course

Start Date: 2021-07-14 09:00:00
End Date: 2021-07-15 16:00:00

This Microsoft Excel course is designed for users who want to move to the next level and focus on co


Mental Health First Aid workshop
Mental Health First Aid workshop

Start Date: 2021-07-14 12:30:00
End Date: 2021-07-15 15:30:00

Once certified in Mental Health First Aid you will gain: An in-depth understanding of m


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First aid/CPR certificate
First aid/CPR certificate

Start Date: 2021-07-19 09:30:00
End Date: 2021-07-20 17:30:00

This comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills


Self employment program
Self employment program

Start Date: 2021-07-19
End Date: 2021-09-10

The Self-Employment Program is for individuals looking to gain insight into building their own perso


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Microsoft Powerpoint: Intermediate/Advanced
Microsoft Powerpoint: Intermediate/Advanced

Start Date: 2021-07-21 09:00:00
End Date: 2021-07-22 16:00:00

Make your PowerPoint presentations stand out and learn lots of time-saving strategies during this ha


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Data Analytics course
Data Analytics course

Start Date: 2021-07-26 18:30:00
End Date: 2021-09-22 21:30:00

Juno College's Data Analytics course will give you the skills and confidence you need to harness the


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Microsoft Word: Intermediate/Advanced
Microsoft Word: Intermediate/Advanced

Start Date: 2021-07-27 09:00:00
End Date: 2021-07-28 16:00:00

During this hands-on course, students will work with some of Word’s most powerful features includi


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Web Development Course
Web Development Course

Start Date: 2021-07-31 18:30:00
End Date: 2021-10-21 21:30:00

Juno College's Web Development Immersive Bootcamp is designed to help you make a career change, but


Contact Us

Connect with us

All our services are still available online

Address

167-169 Gerrard Street East, Toronto ON M5A 2E4

Business Hours

Monday-Friday: 8:30-4:30