Second Career Qualifying


HOW DO YOU QUALIFY ?

TO BE ELIGIBLE, PARTICIPANTS MUST:


  • Have been laid off from a position due to shortage of work or end of contract after Jan 1, 2005 and still be unemployed or working an interim job or

  • Have received maternity or parental benefits and are looking to re-enter the labour force and have no position to return to or

  • Have left work due to medical reasons and can no longer perform in their previous occupation and

  • Be able to demonstrate occupational demand for training request with evidence of good employment prospects locally or within Ontario.

TO BE SUITABLE, PARTICIPANTS MUST:


  • Meet a baseline suitability score, using an assessment that measures seven criteria including: period of active job search, length of unemployment, previous educational attainment, work history, labour market prospects, and type of training and previous work experience.

For up to date training information, visit the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities webpage at:

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