- post job openings online
- screen candidates for your needs
- provide interview space and assistance
- support laid off employees
- provide government information
- provide placement subsidies for qualifying employers,
eligible job seekers and/or apprentices
- organize Job Fairs
The Canada-Ontario Job Grant (COJG) gives businesses funding to help train workers. Employers can chose the training that meets their workforce needs, as well as the individuals to be training.
Contact Nathalee, Job Developer, to apply and develop your workforce and business.
COJG Q & A
+ How much funding can I get?
The GRANT will fund up to 100% of eligible training costs, to a maximum of $10,000. (some conditions may apply). This includes tuition, fees, textbooks, materials, and travel costs. YOU contribute the remaining costs, and employ the worker you train.
+ Who provides the training?
You can select any appropriate training offered by eligible third-party trainers.
+ Is any business eligible for funding?
Individual businesses and organizations can apply. Broader public sector organizations or COJG service providers are not eligible.
+ What are the requirements?
Your business must: Employ the worker being trained, be licensed to operate in Ontario, have insurance, and comply with labour and human rights legislation. The training and job must also be in Ontario.
+ Who can get training?
Workers must: have an employer to sponsor them, live in Ontario, be a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident or protected person, and not be already in full-time education or training.
If you want to hire and train through the Grant, we can help you connect with workers seeking jobs.
+ Why should I train my workers?
Training can improve business performance, profit and staff morale. If you want to give your business the benefits of workplace training, this grant is for you.