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Women-specific Employment Training

Women-specific Employment Training

Let Us Help You Along Your Career Journey!

The Women-Specific Employment Training language courses support women in finding jobs in child care, food services or retail sales/customer service areas.

This job-specific training for women is focused on enhancing their knowledge & vocabulary related to the specific occupational sector and facilitating their transition to employment.

Services Available

The program components include:

  • Job-specific language training (Child Care, Food Services, Customer service)
  • Occupation-related vocabulary & terminology
  • Field trips to workplaces
  • Sector-specific guest speakers
  • Support with the employment search

Who is Eligible

- Open to female participants who are Permanent Residents, Convention Refugees or Minister’s Permit holders.
- Participants must present proof of completed language assessment with CLB 3-5.

Upon completion of the Women-Specific Employment Training, participants will receive certificates recognizing their achievements, enhancing their employability.

Program Intake

This is a 6-week training, offered on Saturdays, 9:00 am to 2:30 pm.

The WSET program intake for Spring/Fall 2024 is scheduled on:

  • May 18, 2024 – Customer Service
  • September 7, 2024 – Food Service
  • October 19, 2024 – Child Care

Course Schedule:

  • Weekend Sessions (Saturday)
  • Time: 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.


  • Duration: Six weeks
  • Total Instructional Hours: 30

Contact Details for:

Women-specific Employment Training
1700 Wilson Avenue, Toronto, ON
Phone: 416-244-9980

This Program is Located at:

Language & Skills Training Services, North York
Sheridan Mall, 1700 Wilson Avenue, Suite 206
Toronto, ON M3L 1B2
Phone: 416.244.9980 |

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