Department of Labour and Advanced Education

We help Nova Scotians gain the education, skills, and experience they need to work to their highest potential. We also promote safe, productive and inclusive workplaces.

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 St. Francis Xavier University

Graduate students receive scholarships

March 1, 2016 - News release

Provincially funded scholarships were awarded to 9 graduate students at St. Francis Xavier University to help them stay in the province to do research.
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Workplace safety strategy

March 7, 2013 - Document

The strategy sets out the workplace safety priorities and initiatives of the Workers’ Compensation Board and Department of Labour and Advanced Education for 2013 to 2017.
Labour and Advanced Education French-language services plan 2015 to 2016

French-language services plan

January 27, 2016 - Document

Labour and Advancement’s plan for 2015 to 2016 presents the goals to improve access to services and programs in French.

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Department of Labour and Advanced Education
5151 Terminal Road
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3J 2T8
Phone: 902-424-5301