MEBO runs and supports a variety of programs and services for Indigenous people and communities to help further its mandate.

Pathways in Technology, Early College High School (P-TECH) Pilot Project

P-TECH is a globally recognized education program developed by IBM to support under-served populations gain meaningful education and careers. P-TECH schools can be found in nearly 25 countries with over 125,000 students.

Graduate to Opportunity

Graduate to Opportunity helps recent post-seconary graduates secure permnant, full-time work in their chosen fields, and reduces employers cost of hiring new graduates


The START program encourages employers to hire Nova Scotians requiring work experience by providing financial incentives to employers with a labour need willing to support ready-to-work Nova Scotians

NSCC Programs

The Nova Scotia Community College offers over 130 programs and unique hands-on learning you won’t get anywhere else. There’s a reason 20,000 students choose to learn with the NSCC each year

Apprenticeship Programs

The Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency was established in 2014 as an agent of the Crown. The Agency is operated under the authority of the Apprenticeship and Trades Qualifications Act, the Operating Charter and General Regulations, and is authorized to manage the trades training and certification system in NS

Student Summer Skills Incentive (SKILLS)

The Student Summer Skills Incentive offeres wage assistance to non-profit organizations that hire post-secondary students for suymmer jobs

Atlantic Trades Business Seal Program

The Atlantic Trades Business Seal program is a continuing education program for Atlantic journeypersons to advance their business and leadership skills and to gain regional career mobility

Resume and Interview Preparation

MEBO offers resume and inteview preparation workshops for communities at no cost. To learn more and how to access these services, please contact MEBO

Career Planning and Development

MEBO has Certified Career Development Practitioners on staff to help guide you through career development and career decision making