Connections to Employment Program


Solomon College Connections To Employment Program

About the Program

The Connections to Employment program is a 16 week integrated language and workplace training which includes 8 weeks of in-class training and 8 weeks paid work placement with employer partners. The program focuses on occupations within the retail industry: customer service, merchandiser, butcher and baker.

The four program components include:

  1. Workplace essential skills
  2. Occupational specific language
  3. Workplace safety (WHMIS & First aid)
  4. Work placement

Application Requirement

The following documents are required:

  1. Complete application form and submit to Solomon College
  2. Permanent Resident ID
  3. Provide copy of CLB 4 Certificate of Completion or original CLBPT Client Profile from LARCC indicating CLB 4 in listening, speaking, reading, and writing
  4. Successfully pass interview for the connections to employment program*

*Interviews will be conducted a month before the start date

Start Dates:

  • May 2019
  • September 2019
  • January 2020

Once documents have been received and processed, and applicants have successfully passed the interview, Solomon College will provide a Letter of Acceptance to the Connections to Employment program.