Fast Track Employment Training for Immigrant Women

Program Description 

The program helps immigrant women gain the skills and knowledge needed to enter the Canadian workplace in various roles.


Program Details

  • Protection Skills (Security Guard License & Certification)
    • Gain skills required of a security professional
  • Front line customer service skills
    • Develop skills to deliver quality service at front desks
    • Learn problem-solving best practices in combination with technical skills
  • Administrative skills (10 to 15 weeks of occupational skills training)
    • Learn to perform a variety of administrative and staff support duties used in office administration
  • Workplace English language enhancement
  • Canadian workplace preparation
  • One-on-one employment counseling 

Eligible Clients

The program is available to immigrant women who are permanent residents, have Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLBs) of 4 - 6, and basic computer knowledge.

Additional Program Information

  • Part-time, fast paced and practical, job-oriented training
  • Participants are reimbursed for childcare and transportation costs
  • Computer skills training
  • Participants enhance networking skills
  • Individual job search support available for all participants
  • Follow-up support after program completion
  • Referrals to other CIWA programs help participants access additional support services

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