Training Services

Do you need to be retrained? Do you need some training to build your confidence and enhance your employability?

The goal of training is to help clients achieve sustainable labour market attachment by assisting them in obtaining appropriate skills and knowledge. WorkBC Vancouver Midtown will work with eligible training participants to guide them toward labour market self-sufficiency as quickly as possible.

Depending on your situation, you may be eligible to make an application for funding assistance to help you upgrade your skills. Each case is different so the best approach is to make an appointment with a WorkBC Vancouver Midtown Employment Specialist to discuss your situation.

Basic & Essential Skills Examples

  • English as a Second Language
  • Academic upgrading
  • Essential skills training
  • Basic computer use

Skills Training Examples

  • Occupational skills training
  • Basic skills training
  • Essential skills training
  • Case managed apprentice training

Short Term Orientation & Certificate (STOC) Examples

  • First Aid
  • Food Safe
  • World Host
  • Serving it Right
  • Forklift

COVID-19 Alert

Due to the evolving situation with COVID-19, the Midtown East WorkBC Centre has transitioned to providing virtual services only. Please contact us directly for services or apply online though the Online Employment Services page.