Advanced Literacy and Essential Skills in the Workplace

This is a nationwide project (in Ottawa, Calgary and Vancouver) that offers a 10-week training program for Internationally Educated Professionals (IEPs) who have worked or trained as a programmer, database analyst, data administrator or network technician. The training provides strategies to help improve workplace communication; both written and oral skills, as well as essential problem-solving skills.

ALes@work program helps IEPs move from technically competent to the star employee that every employer wants to hire and retain.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Programmer, Database Analyst/Database Administrator or Computer Network Technician
  • Internationally Educated Professional
  • Permanent resident,¬† Canadian Citizen or Convention Refugee
  • Unemployed, underemployed or employed
  • Minimum Canadian Language Benchmark 7
Funded by / Financ√© par: 
Contact Name: 
Shao Wen Y
Contact Phone Number: 
403-538-8358
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