-- skills connect for immigrants

About this program

Through a partnership with the BC Alliance for Manufacturing, our Refugee Training and Employment Program offers manufacturing-specific technical training and soft skills training that will result in full-time employment for participants, free of charge.

Training is two months and participants will receive on-going consultative support for one year.

Program starts at the end of March 2017 and seats are LIMITED! Register today!

Participants will receive:

  • Manufacturing Production Level-1 training
  • English as a second language (Communication for Manufacturing Safety & Productivity)
  • Job readiness training
  • Intercultural competencies training
  • Employment counselling
  • Guaranteed job offer

Contact information

If you are interested in participating in RETP, or have any questions, please contact Etab Saad at 778-389-0314 or esaad@mosaicbc.org.

Who is eligible?

Refugees living in Canada if they have recently arrived and are:

  • Arabic speaking
  • Permanent Resident or Canadian Citizen
  • Not currently working
  • Will commit to full-time training and job