COSTI

Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Enhanced Language Training for Internationally Trained

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Description & Services
Description Services provided to Internationally Trained Professionals who have prior training in the Accounting, Office Administration and Customer Service or Health Care sectors * ten weeks of Canadian workplace training * 11 sector-specific language and terminology online classes * 60 hours of pre-employment preparation (eg resume preparation, interview techniques, workplace culture, ethics, employment standards, goal setting, labour market information, cold calling and networking, etc) * 66 hours of computer skills upgrading * four weeks of unpaid placement * job search support * programs offered in English
Dates January-December
Hours Monday-Friday 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
Services are available to individuals who have acquired professional qualifications outside of Canada and who have been unable to access employment in their field of expertise * individuals must be able to communicate at an advanced level of English and have occupational training and experience in the respective profession or trade * participants must be landed, conventional refugees or individuals on a Minister's Permit * language assessments will be arranged to determine eligibility
Location, Telephone & Internet
Location Richmond Hill
Areas Served York Region
Address & Map
9325 Yonge St
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 0A8
 
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Address Notes Southhill Shopping Centre
Major Intersection Yonge St / 16th Ave
Office Phone 289-842-3124
Fax 905-884-3163
E-Mail rhill@costi.org
Website www.costi.org
Contact Information
Primary Contact Carmela Barone, Team Leader; Phone: 289-842-3151; Email: barone@costi.org
Search Category
Settlement Headings Education, Learning and Training ; Employment/Credential Assessment ; Language
Subjects Educational counselling ; Educational programs ; Employment ; English as a second language ; Immigrants ; Job search training ; Refugees ; Resumes ; Settlement services ; Vocational counselling ; Vocational training
Other Details
Funding Federal - Government of Canada

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