Northumberland Manufacturers Association

Training

Free online AODA Training

If your business is interested in participating in FREE online AODA training, please contact your local non-profit Contact North | Contact Nord Centre in Cobourg, northumberland@contactnorth.ca or 1-855-361-1421.

The provincial government requires Ontario be accessible for persons with disabilities by 2025, by creating an enforcing accessibility standards. All businesses and organizations must provide training to employees, volunteers, and others on the requirements, including training on the Ontario Human Rights Code as it relates to persons with disabilities.

Required training and certification for all employees and volunteers:

  • Ontario Human Right Code
  • Information & Communication Standard
  • Customer Service Standard

Required training and certification for management:

  • General Requirements
  • Employment Standard
  • Design of Public Spaces

If you are interested in having your staff or volunteers register for this training, please contact Online Learning Recruitment Officer Wendy Somerville at nortumberland@contactnorth.ca or 1 (855) 361-1421.

Joint Health & Safety Committee Certification Training – Part One

Please click the link below for information regarding a JHSC training session being offered by Workplace Safety North.

Name of Course: JHSC Basic Certification – Part 1
Date/Time: February 13 - 15, 2018 - 8AM-4PM
Location: Graphic Packaging - Cobourg 740 Division St, Cobourg, ON

Please complete the registration form (page2) and return via email to Jerry Traer at jerrytraer@workplacesafetynorth.ca

Space is limited & registration is required

About Our Training Initiatives

To promote continuous improvement among local manufacturers, the NMA has instituted a Training & Development initiative in which all members are encouraged to participate.

The NMA acts as a facilitator, liaison, and coach to its members by:

  • Encouraging companies to adopt high performance techniques;
  • Recommending professional consultants and trainers;
  • Coordinating workshops, seminars, and other training opportunities;
  • Providing access to information resources, online and in person;
  • Developing metrics for performance evaluation; and,
  • Promoting and sharing best practices
  • Strategic Focus Groups

To source funding support for training click here.

Training Programs

Click program titles for more information:

W. Garfield Weston Foundation Fellowship Program

The W. Garfield Weston Foundation Fellowship program provides tuition and bursary incentives to help Skilled Trades students and apprentices train for and succeed in this growing labour market. For more information click here.

Or contact
Jeremy Braithwaite
Lead, W. Garfield Weston Foundation Fellowship Program
(613) 969-1913 ext. 2299
JBraithwaite@loyalistc.on.ca

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Contact Us

Tel. 289-677-4988
Fax. 905-372-2238

Office Administrator
linda.ferguson@thenma.ca

General Inquires – info@thenma.ca

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739 D’Arcy Street, Suite 110
Cobourg, ON K9A 0H6

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Global Human Resources
A full service staffing agency, established in 1991 with offices in Cobourg, Bowmanville, Whitby, Scarborough, Lindsay and Peterborough offering recruiting and payroll services to companies within a variety of industries.
Visit www.ghrc.ca

Red X Technologies Inc.
A locally owned and operated Xerox Agency. Offering excellent service to Peterborough and the Kawartha Durham Region, Clarington, Northumberland and Quinte. Visit www.redxtechnology.ca

Sprucewood Brands is an 11-year old company that makes small batch, high quality shortbread cookies. Located at their new Bakery & factory outlet store at 628 Ontario Street, Cobourg, this medium size producer of artisan shortbread ships to over 600 retail stores in Canada, the US, Dubai & India. www.sprucewoodcookies.com

Millard Towers Ltd.Millard Towers Ltd. is an engineering and manufacturing firm operating out of Cobourg, Ontario, Canada. With over 65 years of experience, Millard is renowned for engineering and fabricating tower solutions for stringent applications in the most demanding environments. Please visit millardtowers.com

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Commercial Loans up to $250,000
Contact: info@northumberlandcfdc.ca or call
905-372-8315 x 223