EmpowHer

WOMEN IN TRADES TRAINING PROGRAM

Program runs: NOVEMBER 6, 2023 to FEBRUARY 09, 2024 – 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Holiday break December 23, 2023 to January 7, 2024)

EmpowHER is the first one of a kind multi-Sector, collaborative project designed to prepare women for employment in the construction, Film or Manufacturing industries in Manitoba.

The goal of this project is to work with female and female-identifying participants to develop the required skills for successful entry into underrepresented, entry-level occupations in one of three sectors.

12-WEEK FUNDED TRAINING INCLUDES:

Four Weeks – Job readiness and career awareness

One Week – Industry-specific safety training

Two Weeks – Skills for Success with Workplace Education Manitoba (WEM)

Two Weeks – Industry technical training

On-the-job experience in one of the three sectors, with potential for ongoing employment

Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

WHAT PARTICIPANTS SHOULD EXPECT:

  • Skill development for career success
  • Industry specific awareness and skill development
  • Industry-recognized safety certification
  • Job placement in chosen sector


Opportunity for ongoing employment

  • Manufacturing Labourer
  • Film Industry Worker
  • Commercial/Residential Painter

Information session dates (Please Register)

Friday, October 27 @ 2:00 p.m.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81167414873?pwd=V1cxUGNpb2hyblk0OW9uSjNWTGJkZz09

Meeting ID: 811 6741 4873
Passcode: 334378