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2024 RPAN SDC - Qumangaapik Arnatsiaq receives Rec North Mgmt Certificate with Premier-Min
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The gold standard of training programs for Recreation Leaders in Canada's North!
RPAN members are eligible to receive full scholarships to participate at no cost 
















Are you looking to expand or explore a career in community recreation? Want to build your confidence through learning events that are relevant and interactive?  The Recreation North Training program could be for you!


Join the growing list of Recreation Leaders in Nunavut who are learning remotely from work or home, developing new skills and achieving certificates that can help to advance their careers now and in the future!  

Explore or expand a career in community recreation. Gain the knowledge and skills for working or volunteering in Northern, Indigenous, rural or remote communities.

Build your confidence through learning events that are relevant and interactive. Become part of a network of other recreation leaders.

Learn remotely from work or home. Do your training online and through video calls on our annual cycle from September to May.

Sign up for training that fits your schedule and interest. Take one or more of our 19 learning events (mini-courses) or sign up to earn a Certificate in Northern Recreation Leadership or in Northern Recreation Management.

2+2+2… Most learning events take place over 2 weeks, include 2 optional video calls, and require 2 learning activities. A certificate can be earned over one year or more.


Best of all, RPAN is pleased to support Recreation staff in member communities by providing full scholarships to register for and participate in Recreation North's training program making it FREE for you and your community to participate!


Youth leaders that complete RPAN program training and employment are eligible to receive the Northern Youth Recreation Leadership certificate.

To discover more about Recreation North, please visit

For more information on RPAN Rec North Scholarships, please email Aaron Robinson at

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