• Between 15 and 30 years of age (inclusive)
  • A Canadian Citizen , Refugee, or Permanent Resident
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Have not participated in another Skills Link Program
  • In need of assistance to overcome employment barriers

Services We Offer:

  • Paid 4 weeks in class training and 6 weeks work placements/experiences
  • Wage subsidy available
  • Group /classroom based employability skills training
  • Individual skills enhancement / employment counseling including:
    1. career exploration
    2. general employment readiness
    3. structured General Equivalency Diploma preparation and upgrading
    4. pre-employment courses
    5. occupation-specific courses(i.e. Serve it Right Certificate etc)
  • Possible reimbursements towards childcare, work gear, transit etc. 
  • Support up to 52 weeks
  • Program completion honorarium

In-Take Procedure:

  • Email skillslink@ccssociety.ca for more information or registration
  • Provide your name, email / phone and basic information
  • Shortlisted clients will be contacted prior to the program start

Please Click Here for Youth Employment Connect Program Brochure