For Youth ages 15-30 years of age, that are actively looking for work, not in full-time school, and are a Canadian Citizen or Permanent resident.

Program Length

6 Weeks in person Facilitation
8 Weeks Work Experience

Next Intake

3179 Jacklin Rd #102

START Employment Skills Training Program

This program offers youth between the ages of 15-30 an opportunity to earn a wide range of certificates, build solid resumes, write effective cover letters, and attain job retention skills.


  • Six weeks of in-person group facilitation
  • Paid minimum wage for 30 hours a week for six weeks
  • Eight weeks of work experience and possible access to a wage subsidy
  • Group job search instruction, resume writing, interviewing practice and life skills development
  • Provides industry-specific training certificates to enhance labour market participation
  • Networking, labour market information and employment maintenance
  • Other financial supports


Apply today!

 Meghan  | 250-478-9525 ext.295  mfrerichs@worklink.bc.ca

Laura | 250- 478-9525 ext.266 lguarin@worklink.bc.ca