To increase Aboriginal participation in the Labour Market by:

  • Formulating First Nation labour and human resource development policies and strategies
  • Advocating for the successful implementation of those policies and strategies


To focus on creating thriving sustainable employment opportunities and practices for all Aboriginal people in the province of  British Columbia.


The BCATEAM, formerly known as the First Nation Human Resource Labour Council (FNHRLC), is the “Go to Body” for Aboriginal employment and training initiatives in British Columbia.  Check out our video for more information, click on the video box to start watching.


Recent Success Stories

Adam Adam Krohman - Adam took the bus everyday from Trail to Nelson where he attended Selkirk College in the Millwright program. His perseverance & dedication paid off. After graduating and engaging in an extensive job search, Adam recently started working at a small sheet metal fabrication shop in a small town just outside of Trail, where lives. He […]
SASET SASET Culinary Arts Pre-trades program - The SASET Culinary Arts Pre-trades program which is funded in partnership with the Ministry of Advanced Education: Aboriginal Training Employment Program, is designed to give our clients an introspective look into the culinary arts as a viable means of employment. Culinary as a career is a lifelong endeavor where you never stop learning and job […]
m.crispin Mikhail Crispin - Mikhail Crispin originally met with an Employment Counsellor at the Employment Assistance Services (EAS) office in Sts’ailes to enquire about funding assistance for further training in Graphic Design. The EAS is funded through the Sto:lo Aboriginal Skills and Employment Training (SASET) office, which is the Aboriginal Skills and Employment Training agreement holder for the Fraser […]