About First Nations Technical Institute
The First Nations Technical Institute (FNTI) is an Indigenous-owned and governed post-secondary institute with 30 years of rich history of delivering programming rooted in Indigegogy and Indigenous ways of knowing.
Our community-driven approach coupled with our intense program delivery method allow our Indigenous learners to maintain connections to family and community while they study and prepare for their future careers.
FNTI is a not for profit, registered charitable organization, accredited by theWorld Indigenous Nations Higher Education Consortium (WINHEC), a member of Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan), and is a proud member of the Indigenous Advanced Education and Skills Council education community.
FNTI has over 4,000 graduates with certificate, diploma and degree credentials issued in partnership with recognized Ontario colleges and universities. The Institute will begin the delivery of standalone bachelor’s degrees in Spring 2020 in accordance with the Indigenous Institutes Act, 2017.