Second Career Program

nurse with patient
The Second Career program is designed to support laid off, unemployed individuals, who require skills training. Individuals have the opportunity to receive training that will help them find employment in high-demand occupations in Ontario. The Second Career program is a cost-sharing grant.

Second Career provides up to $28,000 to cover the costs in the following areas:

  • Tuition
  • Books
  • Manuals, workbooks or other instructional costs
  • Transportation
  • Basic living allowance
  • Child care

For more information about Second Career, please contact WEST Employment Services at 519-256-6621.