Who We Are & What We Do

Kivalliq Mine Training Society is an Inuit – private sector organization.

Kivalliq Mine Training Society was created to strengthen the Kivalliq Region labour force.

We do this through creating and funding training opportunities in the 7 Hamlets of the Kivalliq Region.  Find out more about what kind of training we offer under Programs.

How to get Involved:

Are you an employer looking to hire?

You can contact KMTS about participating in our Work Placement program. Participants can spend up to 4 weeks working with you, while you train them! KMTS will contribute to the wages and mandatory employment related costs associated with work placement.

Let us know about job openings you have. We case manage our participants and can help find you the right people.

Let us help you meet training needs!  We work with employers to help their employees into apprenticeships.

Call or send a message, what are the priority training needs for you, for Kivalliq?

Do you represent a community or community organization?

KMTS can support community service projects that provide positive work experience for its participants.  You become the employer, KMTS provides support for wages and supervision.

KMTS can support community collaboration to help your community come together and be more effective to support its population to train and work.  For example, KMTS supports Family Support Networks to help families meet the challenges of fly in, fly out shift rotations.

Are you looking for work or to improve your skills?

Looking for help to find and keep a job, KMTS Skills and Opportunities provides classroom and practical work experience to help you get steady employment

Looking for to improve your skills, KMTS offers training to meet areas of demand in the region:  for example, welding, Driver Training, Heavy equipment operator.

To become an apprentice, KMTS supports the Pre-trades course to prepare for the Trades Entrance Exam.

Do you face a disability that presents a barrier to work or study?

KMTS will provide disabilities supports to you or an employer so that you can access training or work.  Our programs are accessible to persons with disabilities.

KMTS works in partnership with communities, community organizations, employers.

CONSULT THE KMTS CALENDAR TO SEE WHEN A PROGRAM OR INITIATIVE IS SCHEDULED IN YOUR COMMUNITY OR SOMEWHERE IN KIVALLIQ