The Careers in Business program overall objective is to assist Internationally Educated Professionals (IEP’s) with experience in business enhance a broad range of employability skills and explore career paths directly related to their previous industry or sector or alternative paths to employment in small and medium local businesses, not-for-profits, professional associations and accreditation bodies.
This program is delivered twice yearly to 15 eligible applicants each time.
Program start dates:
- April 1, 2021
- September 1, 2021
- February 1, 2022
- July 4, 2022
The program is 5 months in duration and includes:
- 12 weeks in-class, in both face-to-face and virtual settings, developing workplace culture and communication skills and exploring direct and alternative career paths in the Alberta labour market,
- 8 weeks of work experience with an Edmonton employer where skills learned in the classroom will be applied, and
- Additional supported job search provided to all participants.