Uncategorized Northern welcomes GIS training SHARE ON: Paige Parker, contributor, Monday, Mar. 31st, 2014 Northern College will begin offering GIS training programs come September. They are collaborating with Fleming College allowing students to get training right here in Timmins. President of Northern College Fred Gibbons says with mining and forestry as two cornerstones of our local economy having local people trained in GIS is a necessity. Web conferencing will allow for both schools to take the program simultaneously.