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Workforce Development

Emergency Recovery

Labour market data to help both small and large businesses across Canada to plan and advocate for the programs and support they’ll need to recover.

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Tourism Employment Tracker

The Labour Force Survey (LFS), conducted by Statistics Canada, is the source of monthly employment estimates for Canadian industries. The monthly LFS sample size is approximately 56,000 households, covering 100,000 individuals.

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Propel Student Work Placement Program

Propel offers post-secondary students opportunities to develop the work-ready skills required to secure meaningful employment upon graduation. Qualifying employers are provided with a wage subsidy of up to $7,500 for each student hired through the program (from June 1, 2021, to March 31, 2022).

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Canadian Academy of Travel and Tourism

The Canadian Academy of Travel & Tourism (CATT) program introduces and promotes careers in tourism to high school students across Canada. The CATT program is integrated into the current high school curriculum and allows students to specialize in tourism through a successful work and study approach.

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Empowering Racialized Individuals to Succeed in Tourism

Destination Inclusion is a new program that will offer learning and mentorship opportunities to racialized individuals in communities across Eastern Ontario.

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Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub

The Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub (WEKH) is a one-stop source of knowledge, data and best practices for women entrepreneurs.

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Emerit Skills Training and Certification

Tourism HR Canada works hand-in-hand with industry, small businesses, education institutions, and large corporate enterprises, to develop the emerit line of skill training programs.

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Project Integrate

The Project Integrate initiative will study the potential impact and feasibility of a single technology-enabled employment and training pathway, conducting systems research with employment service provider networks across Canada.

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Discover Ability Network

OTEC enables persons with disabilities to access jobs and employers to find the talent they need.

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Mental Health Resources

Ontario offers several options for free, confidential help with mental health and addiction concerns.

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Workforce Development Boards of Eastern Ontario

Workforce Development Board (WDB) is a not-for-profit organization funded by the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development to provide labour market information, coordinate employment and training services, and engage employer communities.

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Examining the Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Workforce in Eastern Ontario

The purpose of the Worker Impact Survey conducted in Eastern Ontario, was to fully understand the barriers to employment, service priorities and programming needs for workers, job-seekers, under-utilized workers and those not currently in the local labour force.