Observer Communicators help keep the world moving
how to apply
Candidates are recruited from the Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon and Quebec only when a position is available, and only from the communities where that need exists.
For Recruitment information in the NWT please contact ATS Services Limited:
Toll-free: (888) 845-4913
Program: Observer/Communicator Training Program
School: Trades, Apprenticeship & Industrial Training
Delivery Method: Classroom/Simulations
Program Duration: 9 weeks
Delivery Location: Thebacha Campus, Fort Smith
The purpose of this program is to provide training relevant to the skills required to perform the duties of an Observer/Communicator. Training in the core program concentrates on radio simulations, radio communications and operating procedures, and weather observing and recording. Attendance is required at all scheduled classes. Students should be aware that homework will be assigned on a regular basis.
There are three required courses and one non-required course in this program.