Plant.ca

Ontario allots $3M in training pilot for automotive, advanced manufacturing

By PLANT STAFF   

General Government Manufacturing advanced manufacturing automotive manufacturing Ontario training

Will provide short duration training to help unemployed, underutilized workers, or those at-risk of being laid off.

TORONTO — Ontario’s Ford government is alotted $3 million to assist the province’s automotive and advanced manufacturing industries upskill workers.

The new Rapid Skills pilot will provide short duration training to help unemployed, underutilized workers, or those at-risk of being laid off.

The government also issued a call for proposals to organizations interested in developing and delivering this training. Funding will support training projects that address the needs of auto industries and employers, equip participants with in-demand skills and are recognized with a credential.

Organizations that apply to develop and deliver training through the Rapid Skills call for proposals will be selected before the end of this year.

Advertisement

Job seekers and employers: visit ontario.ca/jobs as a one-stop resource and to connect to the Ontario Job Bank to find and post job opportunities.

More than 100,000 people are directly employed in Ontario’s auto assembly and parts industry.

 

 

Advertisement

Stories continue below

Print this page

Related Stories