Successful Completion of the Work-based Trades Practical Assessment Pilot Project & Video Launch

Last week, the Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency (NSAA) and ISANS celebrated the successful completion of the Work-based Trades Practical Assessment pilot project and the launch of a new program video. The project was funded by NSAA and trade participants are ISANS clients. Minister of Immigration, the Honourable Lena Metlege Diab, … Read more

Dal Dental students

Translating the Language of Oral Healthcare

by Cheryl Bell, Dalhousie News, 26 February 2016.  Deo Butoyi slips into the Monday evening clinic at Dalhousie’s Faculty of Dentistry quietly, and matter-of-factly takes his place in the dental chair. He is wearing a plaid shirt, jeans and sneakers. He pulls on the blue protective glasses that will shield … Read more

Partners for Learning

A recent partnership between ISANS and Dalhousie School of Occupational Therapy created a great learning opportunity. 13 new residents to Canada who are enrolled in Communication for Healthcare Professionals were interviewed by Dalhousie occupational therapy students who were honing their assessment skills, and learning about some of the social and … Read more