Prepare Yourself for Work Success

Enhanced Language Training | Pathway to Work

Centre for Skills offers specialized language training for newcomers preparing to enter the Canadian workplace. This course is designed to improve English language skills and prepare students for success at work. Students will:

  • Learn relevant vocabulary and business idioms.
  • Uncover the basics of effective communication and teamwork.
  • Gain confidence in speaking in front of others by learning how to prepare and deliver professional presentations as well as give and receive feedback.
  • Enhance their written communication skills including how to compose clear and effective email messages
  • Learn the basics of project management and improve their problem solving, planning and organizational skills.

Material will include the workplace environment, Canadian corporate culture and the importance of developing cultural intelligence (CQ) in today’s multicultural workplace. Students will also be able to meet with a Career Specialist to learn how to create an effective cover letter and résumé, practice their interview skills, and get connected to employers who are hiring.

Our Enhanced Language Training program will provide you with access to employment opportunities, professional mentorship and volunteer opportunities in Halton region.
Enhanced Language Training is a full time, 12-week program for Permanent Residents and Convention Refugees. 
Our ELT program is considered to be a 'full-time' commitment to assist students who are ready to find a job. In order to complete all required assignments and activities successfully, we do not advise taking other courses or working during your daytime or evening course hours."

Information Sessions

Feel free to attend any of our information sessions to learn more about Enhanced Language Training - Pathway to Work program.
To register for the information session please click on the link below.

Register for ELT Classes



September 2023

Monday to Thursday:
9:30 AM to 12:00 PM - Zoom class  
12:00 PM to 2:30 PM - Independent study

Independent study, Assignments,Workshops,1:1 instruction available




September 2023

Monday to Thursday: 
4:00 PM to 6:30 PM -  Independent study
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM - Zoom class

Independent study, Assignments, Workshops, 1:1 instruction available




September 2023

Monday to Thursday: 
9:30 AM  to 12 PM - Zoom class
12 PM to 2:30 PM - Independent study

Independent study, Assignments, Workshops,1:1 instruction available


This 12-week online program is for newcomers interested in improving their English language skills and vocabulary in preparation for work the skilled trades field.

Need assistance?

Connect with us for more details: newcomers@centreforskills.ca or 905.333.3499 x 415 or complete the form below:

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