Continuing Education


Biigtigong Nishnaabeg - Endzhi-gkinoohmaading Private High School 

Registration Form

Continous intake for any age in Thunder Bay - North or South Side or any of the nine AETS First Nation Communities, who are interested in an alternative education solution towards securing credits for an OSSD!

  • Career and Guidance Specialist Support
  • Elders In-Residence Support
  • Life Skills Support
  • Aboriginal Youth Leadership Program Option

The agreement with Biigtigong Nishnaabeg - Endzhi-gkinoohmaading Private High School is based on the past activity AETS has had in secondary education since 2014, in partnership with others including the Lakehead Adult Education Centre (LAEC) and the Margaret Anderson Foundation.  It is also based on the continued mandate and direction that AETS confirmed at its Annual General Meeting meeting and through a motion dated September 9, 2016 and confirmed/approved on August 31, 2017.

Anishinabek Employment and Training Services (AETS) and Biigtigong Nishnaabeg - Endzhi-gkinoohmaading Private High School are working co-operatively to plan, promote, deliver and expand opportunities for the development of a skilled workforce by:

  • offering an alternative continuing education model both on-reserve and off-reserve, through the co-ordination of services with community partners both on-reserve and off-reserve
  • facilitating educational components of training and related projects, to build capacity for community citizens through access to ....
    • Teachers
    • High School Prior Learning Assessment & Recognition (PLAR) Process (Download) / PLAR Application (Download)
    • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) credits


Course List Availability and Course List Link:


  • CGC1P Canadian Geography
  • ENG14 Essential English
  • ENG1P Applied English
  • GLS1O Open Learning Strategies
  • MFM1P Applied Mathematics


  • BBI2O Introduction to Business
  • CHC2P Canadian History
  • CHV2O Civics (1/2 credit)
  • ENG2P Applied English
  • GLC2O Career Studies (1/2 credit)
  • MFM2P Applied Mathematics
  • SNC2P Science


  • CHW3M World History to the 16th Century
  • ENG3C College English 
  • ENG3E Workplace English
  • MEL3E Essential Mathematics
  • NBV3E Aboriginal Beliefs, Values & Aspirations
  • BMX3E Marketing, Retail & Service
  • BDI3C Entrepreneurship
  • BTA3O Information & Communication Technology
  • SVN3E Environmental Science
  • SBI3C Biology
  • MBF3C Foundations for College Mathematics
  • GWL3O Designing your Future


  • ENG4C College English
  • ENG4E Workplace English
  • MAP4C Applied Mathematics
  • MEL4E Essential Mathematics
  • MCT4C Mathematics for College Technology
  • SCH4C Chemistry



Land Based Education Course 

Registration Form

Interested in completing a Grade 11 Land-Based High School (Interdisciplinary Studies) course credit within two weeks, through AETS's high school continuing education program?

The continuing education program includes swimming, a firearms course, canoe training, wild rice camp and moose camp. Transportation and meals provided to site locations from Thunder Bay.  Starting this Friday September 14th.


Accomodations Available

Meals Provided

You will need to bring:

  1. Sleeping Bag & Pillow
  2. Cot or Air Mattress
  3. Suitable Clothing: swimsuit, longpants/shirt, boots, hat, gloves (optional)
  4. Cutlery/Dishes
  5. Mosquito Repellent
  6. Sunscreen/Sunglasses

Registration Form

Schedule (tentative)



Contact: Rhonda LeClair, High School Teacher