Who is going to work for you in 10 years?

Passport to Prosperity is an Ontario Ministry of Education initiative which facilitates employer involvement in career exploration opportunities for students from kindergarten to grade 12. Employers benefit from:

  •  An interactive look at tomorrow's workforce
  •  Recruitment and training opportunities
  •  Enhanced presence within and outside the community

There are various ways your business can participate in introducing students to the world of work, from visiting a classroom and discussing your career journey to providing a mutually beneficial hands-on training placement to a high school student.

IEC Hamilton will help you make the appropriate connections, customize your level of involvement and promote your business and opportunities with our education partners. 

We look forward to partnering with your business or industry. 

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Mentoring the future workforce in Horticulture

Landscape Ontario projects that the Landscape Horticulture Industry is expected to double in size by 2021 and that 50% of the workforce is expected to retire in the next 5-10 years, leaving a big gap in skilled workers. As a result, promoting careers in the industry and attracting young people is a huge task facing businesses and agencies in the sector. Read More