Education & Training

The Daniel Sonfrere Adult Learning Centre is the only band-operated learning centre in the Northwest Territories. The Centre offers several different types of programs throughout the academic year, including Adult Upgrading, Trades Access, Driver’s Education, Computer Studies, Safety Training, Adult Literacy and Heavy Equipment Operator.

Contact the Adult Educator

If you are interested in training that is not offered, please contact the adult educator with your request

Liz Pope


(867) 874-3107

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Fax (867) 874-3229


Hay River Dene Reserve

Library Hours

9:00 am – 4:30 pm

9:00 am – 4:30 pm

9:00 am – 2:30 pm

& 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

9:00 am – 2:30 pm

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Please contact Misty Pynten at 874-6444 with any questions.

Trust Fund Bursary

Students enrolled in post-secondary (beyond Grade 12) education programs are eligible to apply for a $350.00 Trust Fund Bursary, If the meet all the following criteria:

KFN Band Membership

Proof of Registration in the current semester

The program must be delivered by a post-secondary college or university

Completion of the program must lead to a certificate ( including Journeyperson Certification), a diploma or a degree; and

They submit a letter to the band requesting the bursary

*Bursaries are only given for the current semester and are not given for previous semesters of study. **Please send requests and proof of registration to the adult educator.