Centre for Northern Innovation in Mining (CNIM)

Innovative. Flexible.

The Centre for Northern Innovation in Mining is Yukon College’s one-stop, state-of-the-art trades training facility located in Whitehorse, Yukon.

Founded in close co-operation with the territiory’s government and business leaders, CNIM has developed innovative and flexible employment and career training to best suit Yukon labour needs.

CNIM can provide services to industry and training for students that are unique in the country, thanks to state-of-the-art facilities, mobile classrooms and high-tech simulators. Our close access to working mine sites, reclamation and mineral exploration areas give students real-world experience.

The training offered by CNIM allows Yukon residents, and those wanting to live and work in Yukon, access to a variety of learning opportunities that are nationally recognized and uniquely customized for the North.

CNIM, through the Yukon Research Centre, conducts applied research to grow and improve the competitiveness of Yukon’s mining sector and its environmental sustainability.