ACC, UCN expand training in rural, northern communities with $3.3M from MB


The Government of Manitoba has made a $3.3M investment into the delivery of new and enhanced programs in rural and northern communities. The University College of the North will receive $381K to add new seats to two information technology programs, as well as $1M to further strengthen capacity for workforce development in the north. Assiniboine Community College has received $1.6M to support the creation of a Mechatronics Engineering Technology diploma program starting in Fall 2024. “It’s a critical program to support industrial automation and help the sectors be competitive.” ACC also received $335.9K to expand its Horticulture Production program in Dauphin.