Diamond Driller Helper Program
In the fall of 2017 Naadmaadwiiuk Employment and Training Unit in partnership with Atikameksheng Anishnawbek, Jacob & Samuel Drilling, KGHM International and Glencore offered a 4 Week Surface Diamond Driller Common Core Helper Training program. The training was delivered by Jacob and Samuel Drilling, funding was provided by Naadmaadwiiuk and Glencore, work location provided by KGHM International and coordination provided by Atikameksheng Anishnawbek. The students of this program successfully obtained certifications in First Aid & CPR, WHMIS and the Ministry ofAdvanced Education and Skills Development Modules for Surface Diamond Drilling #770200. Left to Right: Edward Miller, Kirk Petahtegoose, Patrick Cote, Josh Shawanda, James Nootchtai and Chris Shawbonquit.