Skills Training

skills trainingThere is help available in the community to get training and skills needed to find and keep good jobs. Whether you are looking to brush up your skills with adult upgrading or pursue a postsecondary education, skills training of all types are available right here in Durham Region.

Employment Ontario Service Providers are located across the region and offer training programs such as literacy and basic skills, smart serve, W.H.M.I.S., and computer courses. These courses are free to the public and can give you a head start on finding your next career.

Durham Region is home to several postsecondary institutions including both universities and colleges. These schools offer over 200 programs combined, giving you potential career options in many different fields.

Here you will also find useful links to apprenticeship searching tools, online learning resources and helpful information to start your own business. Check out our Jobs First Durham Career Explorer to find out what jobs are currently in demand in Durham Region!

Many community agencies also have free information workshops. You may want or need to get specific training to help you find work, or upgrade your skills to re-certify in your profession or trade.

Here is a printable PDF of the LBS Service Providers to help you get started.