Nunavut Fisheries and Marine Training Consortium

The Nunavut Fisheries and Marine Training Consortium (NFMTC) is a not-for-profit organization created in 2005 to provide training opportunities to Nunavut beneficiaries interested in pursuing careers in the fishing industry. NFTC strives to provide the majority of the training courses in Nunavut, either in the community or in Iqaluit. The training facility is home to top of the line training supplies and navigation simulators. NFMTC supports training in the marine sector including but not limited to the fisheries, safety, cargo and transport and research.

Partners of NFMTC include

Qikiqtaaluk Corporation

Baffin Fisheries

Cumberland Sound/Pangnirtung Fisheries Limited Partnership

Arctic Fisheries Alliance

Kitikmeot Foods Limited

Kivalliq Foods Limited

Pangnirtung Fishery Limited

Nunavut Development Corporation

Nunavut Sealink and Supplies Inc.

Nunavut Eastern Arctic Shipping

Marine Transportation Services (NWT)

Coastal Shipping Limited (Woodwards)

Nunavut Tunngavik Inc. (legacy partner)

Hunters and Trappers Organizations (throughout Nunavut)

Makivik Corporation

Kativik Regional Government

Government of Nunavut – Department of Family Services – Career Development Division

Government of Nunavut – Department of Environment – Fisheries and Sealing Division (legacy partner)

Government of Nunavut – Economic Development and Transportation

Government of the Northwest Territories – Department of Infrastructure, Tourism and Investment

Government of Canada – Transport Canada – Oceans Protection Plan

Government of Canada – Transport Canada – Prairie Northern

Government of Canada – Parks Canada

Government of Canada – Employment and Social Development (formerly HRSDC)

Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency (CanNor)

Kakivak Association

Kitikmeot Inuit Association

Nunavut Arctic College

Fisheries and Marine Institute of St. John’s


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