Let us Help You Hire Your Best
Fill Your Manufacturing and Warehousing Job Openings Quicker
Serving Brantford, Brant, Norfolk, Haldimand, Six Nations and New Credit, County of Oxford , City of Brantford, City of Cambridge, City of Hamilton, City of Kitchener
Skills2Advance provides a monetary incentive to employers for each hire!
This Employment Ontario project is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario.
SAO connects employers with the employment and training services required to recruit and advance workers with the right essential, technical, and employability skills. It also supports jobseekers to obtain employment by providing them with sector-specific employment and training services, and connecting them to the right employers.
SKILLS2ADVANCE Graduates Are Equipped With
Graduates earn a certificate of completion from Conestoga College, Brant Skills Centre and Skills2Advance.
- Forklift & Reach Truck Certification
- Fall Arrest Training
- First Aid CPR Training
- Workplace Health and Safety
- Covid-19 Awareness Training
Skills2Advance Graduates learn industry vetted skills and courses directly contributing to their success at future places of employment:
- Fundamentals of Material Handling
- Fundamentals of Shipping and Receiving
- Fundamentals of Dispatching
- Continuous Improvement Processes
Skills2Advance curriculum emphasizes professionalism in the workplace. Participants learn and practice customer service, workplace communication, networking, personal branding & social media, effective presentation skills, teamwork, conflict resolution and more!
Skills2Advance is a feedback based workforce development program. The goal is to take your industry experience and expertise and turn it into actionable curriculum changes to create an effective training program.
Skilled & workplace ready workers
Lower cost of training
Lost production time compensated
Skills2Advance team to help with retention
Fill vacant positions at a faster pace
Be involved in community development to better your industry
Have at least one job vacancy
Within the warehousing & manufacturing industry
Located in the Brantford, Brant, Norfolk, Haldimand, Six Nations and New Credit, County of Oxford , City of Brantford, City of Cambridge, City of Hamilton, City of Kitchener area
Open to provide a work-trial opportunity
Willing to participate & provide feedback into program development
Open to provide workplace tours
Serving Residents & Employers of:
And Newly Added:
How It Works
GETTING TO KNOW YOU AND YOUR WORKFORCE NEEDS
Contact us to get more information about the program. We would love to connect and assess your needs. We can meet you at your business to understand what you're looking for!
KEEP US UPDATED ON YOUR WORKFORCE NEEDS
Keeping us updated will facilitate a quicker transition from the program into your workforce. Employers have the opportunity to present their organization to the class, conduct interviews and hire individuals for a trial period.
PARTICIPANT HIRING AND COLLECTION OF BUSINESS TRAINING INCENTIVE
Once the participant has successfully onboarded and both parties are happy with the situation. Employers can collect a hiring incentive to offset their hiring costs.
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PROVIDE US WITH FEEDBACK SO WE CAN HELP YOU BETTER
Increase retention, employee morale and productivity. Speed up your hiring process and get early picks to new Skills2Advance Grads.