Red Seal – The Industry’s Standard of Excellence since 1959, through the Program, tradespersons obtain an endorsement on their provincial/territorial certificates by successfully completing an interprovincial exam.
Canadian Nuclear Association – a non-profit organization established in 1960 to represent the nuclear industry in Canada and promote the development and growth of nuclear technologies for peaceful purposes.
Women in Nuclear (WiN) – a world-wide association of women working professionally in various fields of nuclear energy and radiation applications.
Engineers Canada – the national organization of the 10 provincial and 2 territorial associations that regulate the practice of engineering in Canada and license the country’s more than 260,000 professional engineers.
Canadian Nuclear Association: Nuclear Science Technology High School Curriculum website is a tool developed to explain concepts, issues and people related to energy and in particular nuclear energy. The website was developed for the public, for teachers and specifically for students in grades 9—12.
Bright Futures BC: Bright Futures BC website is a tool developed to raise awareness in talented young students of the diverse and exciting career opportunities in the electricity sector so they can make informed decisions about their futures. The website offers teachers’ lesson plans and student guides.
Ontario Power Authority: Kid’s Corner offers resources that can be used by students to achieve expectations from the Grade 6 Understanding Matter and Energy strand, “Electricity and Electrical Devices” topic, in The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 1-8: Science and Technology.
Youth Science Foundation Canada: Helps Canadian youth develop skills and knowledge for excellence in science and technology. It showcases an annual Canada-Wide Science Fair (CWSF), held on a rotating basis across Canada. Over 450 students and 200 adult delegates participate in the annual event, with awards totaling more than $130,000 in cash, scholarships, trips and other prizes.