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Career Paths:

  • Focuses services to your education, training and experience in:

Construction and Engineering: Construction Managers, Civil Engineers, Electrical & Electronics Engineers and Mechanical Engineers

Information Technology: Information Systems Analysts and Consultants, Computer Programmers and Interactive Media Developers

  • is your bridge to career fulfillment in Canada
  • provides self-paced, flexible services in-person and online
  • provides access to funded skills training and upgrading
  • helps you gain Canadian work experience
  • connects you with a dynamic support system and an expert team of Case Managers, Facilitators and Employer Relations Specialists

ISSofBC is the largest provider of Career Paths in BC, with services offered across BC, including in Metro Vancouver, Victoria, Kootenay, Thompson/Okanagan and Cariboo North.

You can join if you are:
  • Permanent resident within last 5 years
  • Three (3) years' pre-arrival experience in the fields of Construction, Engineering and Information Technology (one year if 19-30 years of age)
  • Minimum CLB 6-7 (Intermediate to Advanced English)
  • Pre-arrival experience
  • Underemployed or unemployed
  • Not receiving EI or BCEA
Locations Available
  • Vancouver-Terminal
  • Langley
  • Coquitlam-Lincoln
  • Prince George
  • Delivery partners' locations in Victoria (Intercultural Association of BC), Vernon (NexusBC), and Prince Rupert (Hecate)

Activities

  • In-person and remote services available through online sessions
  • Program is 22-24 months long
  • Action planning tailored to your career goals
  • Evaluation and assessment of your credentials
  • Referral to occupation-specific language training
  • One-on-one job search support for your targeted occupation
  • Funded skills training and upgrading
  • (for Construction & Engineering) Workshops with regulatory boards, associations and employers (e.g. APEGBC, BC Hydro & SiteBC)
  • Connections with mentors and employers
  • Work placement and practicum opportunities
  • Exploration of alternative careers

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