What is Workforce Development?
Workforce development involves educational institutions, industry and government working together to empower individuals and organizations to realize their maximum work potential .
Conestoga Career Centre has a proven track record working with employers in our communities.
A success story is the connection between the Conestoga Career Centre and a local employer expanding their business. Read more.
We can work with you to:
- assist with recruitment, hiring and training initiatives,
- link to Conestoga College Corporate Training for innovative training initiatives,
- navigate financial incentives and grants available through the funding of the provincial government, Employment Ontario, and
- provide information and resources on Essential Skills and the Test of Workplace Essential Skills, (TOWES) assessment to prepare your workforce to up-skill.
Are you an employer with a training need for your employees and uncertain on how to apply for Canada-Ontario Job Grant contact Erika Ellis at 519-885-0300 ext. 5609 or by email at Eellis@conestogac.on.ca.