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Student Saves Husband with Training

Posted on Dec 7, 2016

Northern Lakes College student Cindy Whitehead has given a whole new mean to the term “hands-on training”. On the evening between her two-day Standard First Aid and CPR training course, Cindy used her new skills to save the life of her own husband. Returning home from NLC’s High Prairie campus,…

CTV Visits the Slave Lake Campus

Posted on Oct 25, 2016

A CTV film crew is on site at the Slave Lake Campus capturing footage of students and staff for 4 new videos.  The new videos will include educational profiles on Educational Assistant, Social Work, EMT-Paramedic and Addictions. Watch for these exciting new videos on the NLC website in the next month!!

2016 Employee Long Service Awards Banquet

Posted on Oct 25, 2016

On October 19th staff at Northern Lakes College were honoured at the long service awards night in Slave Lake. 38 employees celebrated long service with the College totaling 500 years of dedicated service.  Staff are recognized for 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, and even 40 years of service.  In addition to…

Native Cultural Arts Museum is Relocating!

Posted on Sep 21, 2016

  We are excited to announce that we are relocating from our current facility into the main building at Northern Lakes College’s Grouard Campus.Highlights of the Relocation A new UV window filtration system protecting our collection in our new gallery and new storage spaces. Improved environmental…

NLC Selected Top Presenter at Conference Board of Canada

Posted on Sep 15, 2016

Northern Lakes College’s Chair of Centre for Teaching and Learning, Michelle Mitchell, is receiving recognition for her presentation, “Supporting Aboriginal Students at Risk - Improving Post-Secondary Education Completion Rates.” The topic was originally introduced to the Conference Board of Canada…

Crane & Mobile Lab Celebration

Posted on Aug 12, 2016

Northern Lakes College’s innovative Crane and Hoisting Equipment Operator training program received a financial boost from Advanced Education which has allowed the College to purchase six pieces of state of the art equipment and expand the fleet of equipment used in the program.  Nelson Lutz, Dean…

Northern Lakes College Unveils New Logo and Branding Video

Posted on Jun 20, 2016

Northern Lakes College is proud and excited to unveil a new logo in recognition of its continued growth and contribution to northern Alberta. The new logo and a branding video was unveiled to over 250 staff and the crowd was very excited! Northern Lakes College understands that students have education…

Northern Lakes College to Disburse Indigenous Career Award

Posted on May 16, 2016

Northern Lakes College has disbursed $98,000 in Indigenous Career Awards. Twenty-six (26) students in various career programs across the service region have received this award. The program streams were based on the Government of Alberta’s forecast of high demand careers in Alberta. “The awards…

NLC Electrical Instructor Receives Top Mentor Award

Posted on May 11, 2016

NLC Electrical Instructor Martin Engler receives Top Mentor Award. The Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board has recognized Martin Engler, an Electrical Instructor at Northern Lakes College with this prestigious award for his contributions at a dinner and ceremony held in Edmonton. Mentors…