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  • Nebah ho?á, welcome

    Nebah ho?á, welcome - Situated on Treaty 4 and Treaty 6 territories, and Homeland of the Métis people, Saskatchewan Polytechnic is committed to enhancing the student experience and removing barriers to success through the renewal of relationships — miyo wahkohtowin — with our Indigenous communities. Sask Polytech’s overarching goal is to continue to increase recruitment, retention and success of Indigenous students across all our programs.

  • Biktrix

    Biktrix - You might call it The Hulk project: create an electric bike that’s a mild-mannered commuter that transforms into an off-road beast when things get gnarly.

  • The virtual coach

    The virtual coach - As a physiotherapist, coach and trainer, Bruce Craven’s prescriptions depend on repetition – performing the right motions, in the right way, at the right speed until they become second nature. “It’s a person doing a skill with purpose, then receiving feedback to tell them whether they are achieving that goal,” says Craven of Craven SPORT Services in Saskatoon. The company serves a wide range of clients, from Olympic athletes to people wanting to enjoy pain-free gardening or be able to play with their kids.

  •  Saskatchewan Construction Safety Association and Saskatchewan Polytechnic partner on safety training

    Saskatchewan Construction Safety Association and Saskatchewan Polytechnic partner on safety training - August 22, 2018 – Starting this September, the Saskatchewan Construction Safety Association (SCSA) is providing Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s School of Construction students with Safety Construction Orientation Training (SCOT®) at no cost. SCOT is recognized throughout the Saskatchewan construction industry as a base safety orientation in the residential, commercial, and industrial sectors.

Saskatchewan Polytechnic eco car finishes second at international competition

Saskatchewan Polytechnic eco car finishes second at international competition

Communications and Marketing - July 10, 2018

July 11, 2018 – Competing against students from around the world, Saskatchewan Polytechnic finished second at the Shell Eco-marathon Drivers’ World Championship in London, England, July 8, 2018.

tags: News, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, Economic and social prosperity, Pursuing excellence


Sask Polytech students win big on the racetrack

Sask Polytech students win big on the racetrack

Communications and Marketing - May 16, 2018

Saskatchewan Polytechnic students have proven they have what it takes on the raceway. The SaskEco Urban Concept car finished in second place at the Shell Eco-marathon Americas Challenge at Sonoma Raceway in California in April. This win also means these Sask Polytech students become the first Canadian team to earn a spot in the final competition in London, England this July.

tags: News, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing


CAE, City of Moose Jaw and Saskatchewan Polytechnic sign drone MOU

CAE, City of Moose Jaw and Saskatchewan Polytechnic sign drone MOU

Communications and Marketing - May 11, 2018

May 11, 2018 – CAE, the City of Moose Jaw and Saskatchewan Polytechnic signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today that will explore the development of an Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) training program at Sask Polytech’s Moose Jaw Campus.

tags: News, Moose Jaw, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, Pursuing excellence


Students achieve success in national and international space design competitions

Students achieve success in national and international space design competitions

Communications and Marketing - May 2, 2018

In what will be Saskatchewan’s first student-designed satellite mission, a University of Saskatchewan-led space design team has been chosen by the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) to design, build, launch and operate a small cube-shaped research satellite for launch by rocket in 2022.

tags: News, Applied Research, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, Pursuing excellence


Government of Canada invests in Saskatchewan innovation, training and economic development initiatives

Government of Canada invests in Saskatchewan innovation, training and economic development initiatives

Communications and Marketing - April 27, 2018

Funding under WDP to purchase equipment for two projects: creating a certified testing and prototyping bio-material training facility at its Innovative Manufacturing Centre in Regina, and creating a 3D printing and additive manufacturing facility at its Innovative Manufacturing Centre in Saskatoon.

tags: Applied Research, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing, Pursuing excellence


Saskatchewan Polytechnic eco car finishes second at Sonoma Raceway

Saskatchewan Polytechnic eco car finishes second at Sonoma Raceway

Communications and Marketing - April 26, 2018

April 25, 2018 - Saskatchewan Polytechnic students have proven they have what it takes on the raceway. The SaskEco Urban Concept car finished in second place at the Shell Eco-Marathon Americans Challenge at the Sonoma Raceway in California last week. The energy efficiency competition brought together over 1,000 students from across North and South America. The placing marks the first Canadian car to earn a spot in the final competition in London, England this July.

tags: News, School of Mining, Energy and Manufacturing


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