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Developing Your Workforce

  • The Industry Expansion Program is aimed at supporting companies that are locating new operations in Manitoba or expanding existing operations.
  • The Workforce Development Program assists companies that require a comprehensive approach to human resource management through needs assessment, analysis and training support.
  • Trade Employers Apprenticeship is an attractive training alternative and the most cost-effective way to develop highly skilled and productive employees. Hiring apprentices and/or training present staff to be qualified journeypersons pays in many ways.
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) identifies and recognizes the skills and knowledge a person has acquired not only through formal training, but also on the job, at home and in the community.
  • Essential Skills are the foundation skills everyone uses while performing the tasks required for their jobs.