About this program

Through a successful partnership with the Roofing Contractors Association of BC, MOSAIC’s Refugee Roofers Training and Employment Program (RRTEP) offers a FREE two-week roofing-specific technical skills training and job readiness workshops. Graduates of the program will secure full-time employment

Note: The continuation of the program is currently pending funding.

How does it work?

Participants will receive:

  • An introduction to the trade
  • Fall Protection Certification, WHMIS 2015 Certification, Ladder Safety, Scaffold Safety
  • Construction Safety Training System
  • Five days of hands-on skills training
  • Job readiness and maintenance workshops
  • Intercultural competencies
  • Guaranteed job placement

Training location: 9734-201 St. Langley, BC

Note: Future location expansion pending

Who is eligible?

  • Refugees with a permanent residence status
  • Willing to commit to two weeks of full-time training and job placement
For more information please contact Alyaa or Haytham at res@mosaicbc.org.

  • Burnaby: 604-438-8214
  • Surrey: 778-591-9334
  • Vancouver: 604-254-9626
Program poster (English)

Program poster (Arabic / عربي)

Funding provided by the Government of Canada through the Canada-British Columbia Job Fund.