Transition To Employment Services

Action Network Employment Counselling & Transition to Work Services

Assisting those who are motivated, anxious to work, but because of employment challenges have been unsuccessful in securing meaningful employment.  Clients can use the “Computer Access Center” for job search, receive assistance in overcoming barriers to employment including our “Record Suspension Program”  facilitating finding employment which matches their skills, abilities and training.

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A Step Ahead (Sector Specific Safety Certifications Program)

Offered to those clients receiving Transition to Work services.

Provision of First Aid/CPR, Food Safety, Custodial Safety, WHMIS, Fire Safety, ForkLift Operator Safety, ManLift Awareness, Flagging, Transportation of Dangerous Goods, Fall Protection and Confined Spaces.

Career Opportunity Program

Offered to young adults who have experienced barriers to employment success and are interested in pursuing careers/apprenticeships within the traditional trades and other vocations. Introducing local employers to a new pool of motivated employees.  (Program Starts Vary)

WES Training

Workplace Essential Skills Training for individuals who require skills enhancement to become an active part of the workforce.  (Program Starts Vary)


Educational Services

Community Adult Learning Program

The (CALP) Program enhances the overall academic standing of those participants who have not had the opportunity to have completed their primary education. Students learn the academics necessary for successful writing of the GED.