Refugee Training and Employment Program

  Welcome to British Columbia!
Do you need help finding full-time employment?
Have you considered what manufacturing has to offer?
Manufacturers Need You
Manufacturers are reporting over 50,000 job vacancies by 2025. Do you want rewarding full time employment at wages 22% above average?

You can obtain manufacturing-specific technical and soft skills training that will result in full-time employment, at no cost to you.
Participants will receive the following support as needed:
Training is two months. Participants will also receive on-going consultative support for one year.
English Language Training Manufacturing Production Level 1 Training Communication for Manufacturing Safety & Productivity Eligibility
  • Recently arrived refugee
  • Permanent Resident status
  • Will commit to full-time training and employment
Job Readiness Training Job Maintenance Intercultural Competencies
If you would like to start working, but need training first, please register immediately. Registration (Lower Mainland)
Call: (778) 389-0314

To Learn More Please Contact
Damon Forster
Senior Program Manager
T: +1 (604) 900-1980 x123
M: +1 (604) 317-3874

Cormac O'Reilly
Program Manager
T: +1 (604) 900-1980 x122
M: +1 (604) 340-3964

This program is funded by Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) through the B.C. Ministry of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training.