Skills Launch

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The Skills Launch program is designed to help immigrant youth explore their career options, gain local work experience and understand the Canadian work environment. This program will help immigrant youth make steps toward their career dreams.

In the Skills Launch Program the  participants will:
• Learn about various occupations/jobs
• Discover their personal goals and skills and work on their wellness
• Get Health and Safety training (e.g. Emergency First Aid/CPR)
• Complete job search techniques and interview skills
• Learn about the Canadian workplace culture
• Complete a 24-week, paid work experience/internship

The program will:
• Increase the participants’ confidence in their skills and abilities
• Show an employer their skills and work ethic
• Provide the participants with 6-months of Canadian work experience and mentorship
• Provide the participants with local references
• Offer the possibility of full-time employment

Click here for more information.
If you have any question don’t hesitate to email Abby David, Project Manager at NBMC.

 

The sites in Fredericton, Saint John and Moncton are ready to launch!

 

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