Description (Service) COVID-19 All classes currently offered online.

Training geared to preparing participants for jobs in manufacturing, as well as hospitality and tourism in Perth and Huron Counties. Paid job placement at the end of the training. 6 weeks training - 4 weeks in class training and 2 weeks paid job placement at local manufacturer. Pilot program starting September 2020 for retraining in manufacturing.

Hospitality & Tourism Employee Skills Enhancement training includes customer service excellence, safe food handling, SmartServe, WHMIS, workplace mental health awareness and respect & inclusion in the workplace.
Service Details
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Dates Varies
Areas Served Huron County ; Perth County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up Unemployed or working less that 20 hours/week. Not in school. Do not have to be referred or on social assistance
Hospitality & Tourism Employee Skills Enhancement 18+ and employed full-time in the Hospitality & Tourism industry
Require basic computer skills, laptop with camera and internet access
Application Call or visit website
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Stratford, ON
Located In Community Stratford
Address & Map
75 Waterloo St S, Suite 203
Stratford, ON N5A 7B2
Intersection Waterloo Street and Albert Street
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-881-2725
Toll Free Phone 1-888-774-1468
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Primary Contact Iris De Roux-Smith, Program Coordinator; Phone: (Cell) 519-492-0741; Email:
Alternate Contact Alishia Baker, Administrative Coordinator; Phone: * (Cell) 226-921-7194; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Jeff Staller, Corporate Trainer/Facilitator; Phone: 226-230-3372; Email:
Primary Executive Gemma Mendez-Smith, Executive Director; Email:

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