Customized Training

The Centres for Employment & Learning have the qualified instructors and resources to provide customized skills training for individuals and employers.

Courses have been developed to provide certification in such areas as Office Administration and Educational Assistant training. Some of these courses are delivered in modules and can be customized to meet the individual's training needs.

If you are an employer seeking some customized training for a group of your employees, contact The Centre for Employment & Learning nearest you. We can assist you in developing a plan to meet your training requirements.

Workshops Related to Employment and Life Skills

These could include:

  • Communication skills
  • Team building
  • Assertiveness
  • Goal setting
  • Transitions
  • Dealing with change
  • Resume writing
  • Job search tips
  • Interviewing
  • Labour market information

Our team has a wide variety of skills and education and we will gladly develop a customized workshop to meet your needs.

Computer Training

Whether you are an absolute beginner, or have been using computers on a regular basis, you will find that The Centres for Employment & Learning have a computer course for you! Courses are taught hands-on by a qualified computer instructor or offered online.

We can customize computer courses to meet the needs of specific employers and we are available to come on-site to your workplace to provide the course.

Certificate Courses

The Centre for Employment & Learning is proud to present our new Certificate Programs, offered through a partnership with Fanshawe College.


WHMIS Online Training Course, “with Professor B”, has been developed by MH Safety that requires less time, less money, and less hassle.

Computer-based Generic WHMIS training that satisfies provincial and federal legislative requirements.

As accessible as your keyboard, 24 hours a day, at home or at work. Participants can work through the four modules of the program in one session or several sessions. Testing occurs at the end of each module. Test questions are randomly assigned each session, so no two employees receive the same test. The system marks the tests and prints out certificates for each successful participant and the employer.

This on-line course costs $34.95 + taxes
For further information and registration call one or our Centres or click here for details.

In Good Hands

In Good Hands is Ministry-recognized as a food safety course that meets the requirements for Safe Food Handling Certification. The course offers comprehensive content, which is useful for the skilled food handler as a refresher course, as well as for the handler who needs to develop professional skills to enter the food service industry, or anyone interested in food safety. The In Good Hands course is completed online and is intended to prepare individuals to write the Safe Food Handling Certification Exam that can be weritten at any local Health Unit.

This online course costs $25.00 + taxes
For further information and registration call one or our Centres.  Click here for details.

Smart Serve

This course develops and delivers responsible server training to all individuals who serve alcohol beverages or work where alcohol beverages are served in the province of Ontario. It teaches responsibilities and obligations under the law and helps develop proactive approaches to preventing alcohol-related problems, recognize signs of intoxication and implement intervention strategies for aggressive customers.  Click here for details.

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