Architectural Glass & Metal Technician – 16-week  Pre-Apprenticeship training program (Posted on March 3 – starts in April 2020)

The fti Ontario is seeking interested participants in the Ottawa area to enter a 16-week Architectural Glass & Metal Technician Pre-Apprenticeship training program. The program includes complete Health & Safety training, Basic Level Apprenticeship training and a paid 8-week work placement. In our most recent program, all participants who entered the work placement gained full-time employment. There is no cost to participate in this program.

More info here: https://ftiontario.com/or call 613-580-2424 X 26400 or X 26402  If you have any questions, please contact Donna Bonaparte at Donna.Bonaparte@ottawa.ca

 

Walking in the Boots – FREE 6-week training program (Posted on February 5– Starts in March 2020)

Program offers: Hands-on vocational skills training to prepare you for a job in the Landscape & Horticulture sector! Health & Safety, WHMIS, First Aid training and certification included! Employability skills training including soft skills, job search strategies, interviewing, resume preparation and more! One on one Employment Counselling & Mentorship support! Explore pathways including apprenticeship, enrolling in a post-secondary program!

More info here: https://ociso.org/campaigns/event/walking-in-the-boots-information-session-2/  or call 613-725-5671 ext 287  If you have any questions, please contact Amanda Barresi at abarresi@landscapeontario.com

 

EAT MORE SOUP – Pre-employment Training (Posted on February 5– register now for late February start)

4 spots open to start late February – 12 week training program for adults who would like to work in the FOOD or RETAIL sectors. Successful interns are guaranteed a job interview with at least one of our employer partners. Adults 19 years and older who wish to work in FOOD or RETAIL, and can commit 4 days per week to unpaid training – Monday through Thursday – during a 12 week internship.

More info here:  https://www.eatmoresoup.org/job-training or call 613-233-8660  If you have any questions, please contact Kim Oastler at kim@also-ottawa.org

 

La Cité – Préapprentissage Plomberie (24 Juin 2019 – 13 Mars 2020)

A 9 month training program for francophone apprentices in the Ottawa area who are interested in jumpstarting a career in plumbing.

Un programme de formation de 9 mois pour les apprentis francophones dans la région d’Ottawa, intéressés à se lancer dans une carrière en plomberie.

 

La Cité – Préapprentissage Électricien (8 Juillet 2019 – 27 Mars 2020)

A 7 month training program for francophone apprentices in the Ottawa area who are interested in jumpstarting a career in electrical work.

Un programme de formation de 7 mois pour les apprentis francophones dans la région d’Ottawa, intéressés par se lancer dans une carrière d’électricien.

 

La Cité – Préapprentissage Les Métiers du Secteur Industriel (8 Juillet 2019 – 27 Mars 2020)

A 7 month training program for francophone apprentices in the Ottawa area who are interested in jumpstarting a career in industrial sector trades.

Un programme de formation de 7 mois pour les apprentis francophones dans la région d’Ottawa, intéressés par se lancer dans les métiers du secteur industriel.

 

Operation Come Home – Youth Workforce Initiative (August 19 – December 6, 2019)

A 16 week program for youth, ages 16-29, who are currently unemployed and not currently enrolled in traditional schooling. Participants will undergo employment preparation classes and training to assist with their job search. Interested applicants can apply directly to Operation Come Home or through an external referral form.

 

Rideau-Rockliffe Entrepreneurship Hub – EnterpRISEing Youth+ (August 29, 2019 – December 20, 2019)

A free 16-week course for aspiring entrepreneurs who are under 30 and self-identify as having experienced mental health and/or addiction challenges. Participants will gain access to business development plans, office space, coaching and mentoring, and an opportunity to pitch their business ideas.