Tools for Newcomers


  • Online and paper-based training options, as well as professional certification programs for prospective and current employees working in the tourism sector.

Canadian Workplace Essentials (CWE)

  • Training program designed to inform newcomers about nine critical employability skills Canadian employers look for in new hires.

Tourism Occupation Videos

  • Short clips of professionals working on-the-job for a number of occupations.

Working in Canada in Tourism gateway

  • Provides information related to the stages of moving to and settling in Canada and finding employment in the tourism sector. On the gateway, you will be able to find career planning tools, training resources, as well as information on immigration options and third-party recruiters.

Ready to Work Program

  • National training program designed to assist people with transitions in the workforce. The program offers a mix of classroom and on-the-job training that provides participants with the competencies required for employment in tourism.