Employment Services – Canada

Government of Canada

Employment and Social Development Canada

It is possible to receive EI while taking courses in order to “upgrade your skills to help you find a new job.” 

Employment Centre Locations

There are 828 employment centres across Canada which provide services such as:

  • skill & ability assessment
  • job search assistance
  • assistance with resume writing & interview preparation
  • workshops & information sessions on the labour market
  • employment counselling referral & training programs

Apprenticeship Funding

There are many federal financial support and incentives for apprentices, including:

Important to Remember

At both the federal and provincial levels, financial support for apprenticeship programs include strict eligibility criteria. Be sure to read all requirements carefully to determine if you qualify.