New DVES Video on Hiring Foreign Trained Professionals

The Don Valley Employment Services (DVES) consortium has produced a new video on the advantages of hiring foreign trained professionals. You can watch below!

DVES is a consortium made up of:

Labour Education Centre
Toronto North Local Immigration Partnership
Skills for Change
Thorncliffe Neighbourhood Office
City of Toronto Employment & Social Services

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“I’m Eglinton” – Exploring Careers in the Construction Industry

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“I’m Eglinton” is a new eight week programme to help individuals explore careers in the construction industry.

The programme includes:

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)
  • Working at heights and confined space certification
  • Working with propane certification
  • Awareness training on personal protective equipment
  • Forklift training
  • Basic blue print reading
  • Power and hand tool awareness
  • Building Trades Centre tours

This programme is for you if:

  • You are on Ontario Works (contact your case worker for a referral)
  • You have Grade 10 English and math or equivalent
  • You are interested in a career in the construction industry
  • You like to work outdoors and use tools.

If you are interested, please register online by clicking here.

You can also download our PDF flyer by clicking here

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