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Number of current workshops: 3

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Date

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Enhanced Language Training for Accounting and Finance Professionals

COSTI's Enhanced Language Training program is ideal for Internationally Trained Professionals who have prior training in Accounting, Office Administration and Customer Service, or Health Care.

Services Available:

  • 10 weeks of Enhanced Language Training (sector specific language and terminology)
  • two weeks of pre-employment preparation workshops (e.g. resume preparation, interview techniques, workplace culture, ethics, employment standards, goal setting, labour market information, cold calling and networking, etc.)
  • 72 hours of computer skills upgrading
  • six weeks of assisted job placement and job search support

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.

Times: October 2 to December 20, 2014 and January 8 to March 28, 2015

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Markham South

Fees: None

York Ongoing Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Markham South

Enhanced Language Training for Healthcare Professionals

COSTI's Enhanced Language Training program is ideal for Internationally Trained Professionals who have prior training in Accounting, Office Administration and Customer Service, or Health Care. Services Available:

  • 10 weeks of Enhanced Language Training (sector specific language and terminology)
  • two weeks of pre-employment preparation workshops (eg. resume preparation, interview techniques, workplace culture, ethics, employment standards, goal setting, labour market information, cold calling and networking, etc.)
  • 72 hours of computer skills upgrading
  • First Aid, CPR and Restorative Certificate training
  • six weeks of assisted job placement and job search support

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.

Times: October 2 to December 20, 2014 and January 8 to March 28, 2015

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Markham South

Fees: None

York Ongoing Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Markham South

Enhanced Language Training for Office Administration and Customer Service Professionals

COSTI's Enhanced Language Training program is ideal for Internationally Trained Professionals who have prior training in Accounting, Office Administration and Customer Service, or Health Care. Services Available:

  • 10 weeks of Enhanced Language Training (sector specific language and terminology)
  • two weeks of pre-employment preparation workshops (eg. resume preparation, interview techniques, workplace culture, ethics, employment standards, goal setting, labour market information, cold calling and networking, etc.)
  • 72 hours of computer skills upgrading
  • six weeks of assisted job placement and job search support

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.

Times: October 2 to December 20, 2014 and January 8 to March 28, 2015

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Richmond Hill

Fees: None

York Ongoing Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Richmond Hill