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Looking for funding for your tourism training? The Yukon Tourism Training Fund may be for you!

Training can help you advance your tourism career, sharpen your skills, and improve your customers’ experience. The Yukon Tourism Training Fund can help pay for up to 75% of these training costs for individuals or groups.

Wilderness guide training

What kinds of training are eligible? A wide variety of training is eligible for YTTF such as:

  • First Aid courses 
  • Language courses
  • First Nations 101 courses
  • Rafting/Canoeing/Guide training 
  • Financial Literacy
  • Online Marketing Training

Intake deadlines are on the 15th of each May, August, November and February. In the event of the 15th being a weekend or holiday, the intake deadline will be extended to the next weekday.

The next intake deadline is MAY 15, 2024

Have questions about the YTTF application process? Read the guidelines above or get in touch with us at

YTTF is funded by the Government of Yukon’s Economic Development branch and administered by TIA Yukon.

Not all applicants meeting the minimum eligibility criteria will be approved.  The program is subject to an annual budget and will prioritize all tourism sectors and all seasons.