Siksika Nation invests in training to counter ‘digital divide’

Information Technology on Alberta’s Siksika Nation received a boost when 25 of its members recently completed a comprehensive training program.

The new digital skills will come in handy when it comes to rural connectivity challenges and remote learning.

Fifteen trainees are now in paid practicums with other departments in the Nation.

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Tamara is Métis from Winnipeg, Manitoba. She received a diploma in interactive media arts at Assiniboine Community College in Brandon and has worked as a videographer for CBC in Winnipeg and Iqaluit. Tamara was hired by APTN in 2016 as a camera/editor and is now a video journalist in our Calgary bureau.