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Retail Career Pathway Program

Are you interested in a career in the retail industry?

If you are 17-29, unemployed and looking for an entry level job in the retail industry, this program is for you.  Retail Career Pathway, PEAK Basics program is a free, 16 weeks training and work placement program that helps youth secure a career in the retail customer service sector. 

To qualify, you must be:

  • 17-29 years old at time of registration and a resident of Ontario
  • Minimum grade 12 or equivalency and Grade 10 English or CLB 6
  • Eligible to work in Canada
  • Unemployed or underemployed (up to 20 hours of work a week)
  • Not currently participating in another training/educational program
  • Committed to pursuing a career in the retail industry
  • OW/ODSP recipients are welcomed

What's in it for you:

  • Determine your fit with the retail sector
  • Prepare for work in this competitive industry
  • Enhance your self-confidence and ability to work in a team
  • Earn a salary while gaining new skills
  • Get certificates with the Retail Council of Canada, OTEC and Accenture

For more information please contact the Program Coordinator at 416-439-9009.