Frequently Asked Questions
How much does the I-ACE Program cost?
There is no tuition fee for the students or the communities. We are fortunate that the costs of the program are covered by the generous contributions of our program partners.
Where does the I-ACE Program take place?
The program is taught in Indigenous communities across British Columbia and Ontario. Visit locations to see where our programs are currently offered. If you would like to bring the program to your community, fill in the contact form.
What is the teaching style of the courses in the ACE Program?
The I-ACE Program is designed to suit all levels of education. It is taught with a focus on the individual needs and interests of each student, through a combination of experiential learning, visual learning, coaching, and mentorship.
What does the I-ACE Program include?
The I-ACE Program includes a dynamic curriculum that is made up of two sections: in-class learning, and mentorship and coaching. The in-class training days vary in length, depending on the program, and provide students with practical knowledge and theory. The mentorship and coaching is provided by educators, members of the community, and business owners to guide and assist the students in making the next steps to launch and operate their business.
Where can I get more information?
If you would like to know more information about existing programs, you can contact us.
Where can I apply?
Visit the apply page and fill out the online form.