University College of the North has announced the launch of two Information Technology (IT) programs to address the need for skilled IT technicians in the north. UCN will offer a new IT Support Technician and Technology Readiness Program at its the Pas campus in the Fall semester. Graduates will be prepared to support the north’s IT infrastructure and work in the digital economy. UCN will also permanently add the Information Technology Readiness Program (InTeRN) program, which providies women with hands-on learning and training in a supported environment. InTeRN has been offered as a Future Skills Canada pilot program over the last two years.