Saskatchewan Polytechnic News
Saskatchewan Polytechnic and Your Choice Homes partner on construction training for Indigenous youth as part of the Youth Employment StrategyCommunications and Marketing - November 28, 2018
November 28, 2018 – Saskatchewan Polytechnic is partnering with Your Choice Homes (YCHomes) to provide training opportunities for Indigenous high school students. Sask Polytech’s School of Construction is providing online training materials for Indigenous youth as part of YCHomes high school practical arts program. Through this program, students earn high school credit and hours towards their apprenticeship training should they choose to continue.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic and White Rabbit VR explore virtual reality trainingCommunications and Marketing - November 20, 2018
November 20, 2018 – Saskatchewan Polytechnic is partnering with White Rabbit VR (a division of Twisted Pair Productions) to explore virtual reality (VR) training opportunities for the Schools of Construction and Transportation. Both parties recently signed a memorandum of understanding to explore a virtual reality training pilot program.
Four Sask Polytech students will compete for spots on WorldSkills TeamCommunications and Marketing - November 6, 2018
Four Saskatchewan Polytechnic students are hard at work preparing to showcase their technical skills to an international audience next year. Adam Sebastien of Regina, Ryan Folk of Arcola, Jonathan Crane of Regina and Taylor Ehman of Lanigan competed with Team Saskatchewan at the 2018 Skills Canada National Competition (SCNC) earlier this year.
Technology Accreditation Canada accredits fourteen programs at Saskatchewan PolytechnicCommunications and Marketing - October 31, 2018
Technology Accreditation Canada (TAC) presented the faculty at Saskatchewan Polytechnic certificates recognizing national program accreditation for fourteen engineering technology and applied science programs (see below).
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Bachelor of Construction Management program becomes greener with LEED Green Associate training from the Canada Green Building CouncilCommunications and Marketing - October 10, 2018
October 10, 2018 – Saskatchewan Polytechnic Bachelor of Construction Management students will now graduate with the knowledge needed to make buildings greener. Partnering with the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC), the Bachelor of Construction Management degree program will now include Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate training.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s Bachelor of Construction Management degree extended to Holland College graduatesCommunications and Marketing - October 9, 2018
October 9, 2018 – By the time students graduate from Holland College’s Architectural Technology and Construction Technology and Management programs next spring, they will be able to enter the third year of the Bachelor of Construction Management program at Saskatchewan Polytechnic.