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Indigenous Youth Career Development

Empower Youth With Confidence, Money Management and Essential Career Building Skills

Are you one of the vibrant Indigenous youths in Canada? If so, you're part of a dynamic population where 46% are under 28 years old. It's a time of possibilities and questions, especially that age-old pondering, "What Am I Going to Do With My Life and Career?"

To prepare Indigenous Youth to become the leaders and innovators of tomorrow, we have created this course specifically tailored for young people between the ages of 16-28 years old.


Embark on a journey of self-discovery and empowerment tailored just for you. Seize this opportunity to become the best version of yourself. Enroll now and step into a brighter future filled with confidence, knowledge, and endless possibilities. Your journey to success starts here!



  • Uncover your unique talents and envision your future with clarity: Learn how to assess your strengths and build a picture of a desired future. 

  • Goal-Setting Mastery: Learn the art of setting and achieving goals using the proven S.M.A.R.T. method.

  • How to change your Mindset, rewire your thinking for success: Understand thinking styles and how to reprogram the brain for a successful mindset. ​Gain tools to overcome obstacles and refocus with inspired action.

  • Understand and learn the nuances of communication in business: Acquire knowledge of business basics and etiquette.

  • Master the art of projecting a stunning personality: Enhance interview skills by selling to strengths and gaining rapport.

  • Paving the road to maximize your income: Understand how to manage personal finances, budget, repair/build credit and save/invest for a healthy financial future

  • Connecting your dreams to your bank account: Learn how to access passions that could become a commercially profitable venture.



Alicia Nahanee

Youth Participant

Squamish Nation Valley


"Loa is a wonderful instructor. She did a great job teaching our group, she also made us feel very comfortable while presenting.


I now believe I could start and run my own successful business in the future, because of this workshop. I would highly recommend this workshop and Loa to anyone!"


  • Build crucial connections and gather thrilling opportunities: Gain networking skills and build relationships that can open doors.

  • Set your compass: Learn about various career choices that are in demand locally. 

  • Tap into specialized business resources: Access business resources specific to Indigenous career advancement.

  • What is Entrepreneurial Spirit? Tap into your passions and learn how to turn them into thriving ventures. Gain knowledge on how to become an entrepreneur and start a business.

This is an excellent opportunity for Indigenous Youth to learn essential confidence-building, money management, and career exploration skills while also becoming more comfortable with presenting and public speaking.

Investment: $3,200 per nation / organization which includes 8-9 hours of class time over 1 or 2 days, prep and post-work.  Workshop timelines are customized to what will work best for your organization.  Materials, prizes and travel are billed separately. 

Individual entrepreneurs interested in one-to-one training, please email with details on what you would like to learn.

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