Textile Scientist (2112)

Textile Scientists..... (National Occupation Classification)

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Education

U of M Academic Calendar
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Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials - information for foreign-trained chemists and other related scientists

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Date modified: January 21, 2019

University of Manitoba

Academic Calendar

-Textile Sciences - Faculty of Human Ecology

Department of Textile Sciences - Textile Sciences moved to Biosystems Engineering

Links to Sites

National Occupational Classification - an overview of the occupation in Canada

Working in Canada - labour market information (salary, job outlook)

Alberta Learning Information Service - OCCinfo

Occupational Outlook Handbook - Job outlook for the U.S.

O*NET Online - detailed occupaitonal information (U.S.)

Canadian Manufacturing Network
-Measuring the Return on Investment of Problem Solving Training (PDF)

The Institute of Textile Science

Canadian Apparel Federation

Canadian Textile Association

Textile Museum of Canada

International Textile and Apparel Association

Industrial Fabrics Association International

American Association of Textile Chemists and Colourists

National Council of Textile Organizations (U.S.)

Information for foreign-trained Chemists - Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials 

Date modified: December 2015

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