As an Internationally Trained Individual, you can apply for a low interest financial loan and free one-on-one career counselling to get your career started in Canada. The Foreign Credential Recognition Loans Program is funded by the Government of Canada, and offered through the Centre for Education & Training. Our Career and Training Counsellors will support you in submitting a loan application to Meridian Credit Union, our financial partner. Foreign Credential Recognition Loans Program will provide you with one-on-one support to re-enter the labour market in your new home country.

You can borrow $1,500 – $15,000 to cover:

  • Qualification assessment fees
  • Association and exam fees
  • Short-term bridge training
  • Books and course materials
  • Travel expenses
  • Living expenses

We also offer career & training counselling with:

  • Developing your Career Action plan
  • Job search tools and strategies
  • Resume building, interview prep, networking and social media presence enhancement
  • Finding interim employment
  • Finding a related job in your targeted profession


Permanent Resident, Canadian Citizen or Convention Refugee.


Please reach out to us at [email protected]