Transition to Employment Services for Newcomer Professionals

Online Classes

Duration: (6) weeks

A specialized program to help newcomer Engineers, Technologists and Technicians re-enter the labour market in alternative or emerging sectors.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

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  • Identify sectors and employers that require your expertise
  • Vocabulary training
  • Recognize and market your transferable skills
  • Modify your resume for new career directions
  • Conduct an effective job search and access the hidden market
  • Secure and retain sustainable employment in Alberta‚Äôs growing industries

Eligibility:

  • Have worked as an Engineer, Technologist or Technician for only 1 Canadian employer, or for 2-5 years since your arrival in Canada.
  • Received formal industry training from an institute outside of Canada.
  • Are facing barriers to re-entering the labour market in your field of expertise.
  • Have an active Employment Insurance (EI) claim, or have received EI or maternity/paternity benefits within the past 5 years.
  • Are interested in redirecting your career path into emerging or alternative sectors.

Contact Info:
Hasmik Asmaryan, Project Manager, TESNP
Phone: 403.605.2196 – 403.262.2006
Email: hasmaryan@ccisab.ca