Portage, Concordia UE, RRC offer free programming to support communities

October 28, 2020
Several institutions in the prairies recently announced partnerships and courses for their local communities. Portage College and Women Building Futures have collaborated to deliver a tuition-free Driver and Operator program to 12 women in Cold Lake, AB and the surrounding area. Concordia University of Edmonton has announced that it will be offering its Fundamentals of Cybersecurity course free of charge to Indigenous peoples and communities in celebration of Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Red River College and the Government of Manitoba have also announced that RRC’s free nasal swab training course will be expanded to offer three additional intakes to help health professionals and students expand COVID-19 testing capacity in the province. Portage | Concordia UE | CBC (RRC) (AB | MB)