First Nations University of Canada seeks to have an ongoing transformative impact through education based on a foundation of Indigenous Knowledge. The Regina campus is situated on the atim kâ-mihkosit (Red Dog) Urban Reserve, Star Blanket Cree Nation and Treaty 4 Territory. Star Blanket is the first First Nation in Canada to create an urban reserve specifically dedicated to the advancement of education.
Situated on Treaty 4 and 6 Territory, the original lands of the Cree, Saulteaux, Dakota, Lakota, Nakoda, and homeland of the Métis Nation.
The Indigenous Continuing Education Centre (ICEC) strongly aligns with national and provincial priorities related to Indigenous issues and opportunities.
Various levels of government and public and private sectors are focusing on how they can respond to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada's 94 Calls to Action in advancing reconciliation and renewed relationships with Indigenous peoples based on recognition of rights, respect, cooperation, and partnership.
ICEC offers professional badges, microcredentials, and certificates related to the six TRC streams.
ICEC is committed to providing transformative learning opportunities for all Canadians. ICEC course offerings are designed and organized to align with the TRC Calls to Action as they relate to health, justice, education, reconciliation, language and culture, and child welfare.
Courses and trainings offered through the Indigenous Continuing Education Centre are non-credit programs which may qualify for Canada-Saskatchewan Job Grant Funding. Please note that this is an employer-driven program. The employer must apply on behalf of their employees.
Badges, Professional Microcredentials, and Professional Certificates qualify for the Canada Training Credit, Re-Skill Saskatchewan Training Subsidy (RSTS), and the URAA Alumni Professional Development Award.