COSTI’s Enhanced Language Training (ELT) program is ideal for Internationally Experienced Professionals who have prior experience in the IT sector.

Services available

  • 10 weeks of Enhanced Language Training
    • On-line Sector-specific terminology modules
    • Workplace communication training
  • Two weeks of job preparation workshops (e.g. resume preparation, interview techniques, workplace culture, ethics, employment standards, goal setting, labour market information, cold calling and networking, etc.)
  • 48 hours of Computer skills upgrading
  • Unpaid intern placement in a Canadian workplace
  • Six weeks of assisted job placement and job search support

Who is eligible

Services are available to individuals who have acquired professional qualifications outside of Canada and who have been unable to access employment in their field of expertise. Individuals must be able to communicate at an advanced level of English and have occupational training and experience in the respective profession or trade. Refugee newcomers are eligible. Language assessments will be arranged to determine eligibility.

There is no fee for this service.