Learn 2 Earn is a 20-week job skills development program for youth ages 15 to 30. Participants will expect the following:

  • Gaining 12 weeks of work experience
  • Eight weeks of employment skills training
  • Understanding employer and employee expectations
  • Developing interview skills
  • Experiencing job tryouts
  • Developing networking skills and meeting employers
  • Crafting and dropping off resumes

After completing the program, participants leave with the following.

  • Employment close to their long-term goals
  • Confidence to apply for future jobs
  • Certificates, including:
    • Standard First Aid
    • Food Safe Level II
    • WHMIS
    • Inventory Control
    • Service Best
    • Basic Computer Skills
    • ProServe
    • OSSA Fall Protection*
    • Warehouse Essentials*
    • Fork Lift*

*Depending on employment goals

Committing to this program takes dedication, and a commitment of time and effort. Eligible students will receive a living allowance of $13.60/hour for six hours per day during their training. Students who complete the entire program and maintain their employment will receive $500 at graduation.

If you’re ready to join us in our 20–week program, reach out to our program coordinator to get started.

Chandra Sigamoney

Funding provided by the Government of Canada