Office Administration Program for Immigrant Women

The program helps immigrant women gain the skills, information and experience needed to enter the Canadian workplace.


Program Details

  • 14 weeks of job skills training
  • 10 weeks of Canadian work experience
  • English language enhancement
  • computer training
  • job search support
  • Canadian workplace preparation
  • accent reduction
  • one-on-one mentoring support


Eligible Clients

The program is available to immigrant women who are permanent residents or refugees, have Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) 7 or higher, previous administration experience and basic computer knowledge.


Additional Program Information

  • work experience is offered in collaboration with businesses and non-profit organizations
  • participants are reimbursed for childcare and transportation costs
  • participants enhance networking skills
  • individual career planning support available for all participants
  • comprehensive office computer skills training
  • follow-up support after program completion
  • referrals to other CIWA programs help participants access additional support services


Free childcare and first language support is available.


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