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Program Summary:

Helping you prepare to work in the Skilled Trades, Engineering, and Construction sectors in Ontario before you arrive!

They offer you:

  • Explore where you might want to settle in Canada
  • Understand the nuances of Canadian workplace cultures
  • Develop sector-specific job search strategies to help find employment
  • Learn about how to strategically communicate in Canadian workplaces
  • Build your professional network and connections with other professionals and employers
  • Secure employment in Canada either prior to landing or soon thereafter
  • Understand what it means to start a business or be self-employed in Canada

You want to work in the fields of:

  • Any skilled trades
  • Any engineering/technology/technician or related
  • Any construction or related professions, such as:
  • Human resourse
  • Accounting/Finance
  • Business
  • Data Analytics
  • Project Management
  • Quantity Surverying
  • Land Surverying
  • Information Tehcnology (IT)
  • Health & Safety
  • Architecture
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Supply Chain
  • Hospitality/Tourism
  • Teaching
  • Administration
  • Editing/Writing
*Programs only for those settling in the Province of Ontario

Language of Service:

  • English

Services delivered:

  • Online services globally

Important update on this program:

You must be arriving in Canada within a minimum timeframe of 2 months to apply for this program.

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