Free VPL programs

Career and Job Search Tours
Are you exploring careers or looking for a job? Want to know how to find unadvertised jobs and access the hidden job market? Drop in to this free 90-minute workshop, which introduces you to VPL’s extensive job and career resources.

Career Explorer
Discover how to find the job of your dreams! If you’re looking for work or trying to figure out what career is right for you, we can help. Attend this six-hour hands-on workshop to learn about the best tools and resources to put you on the road to employment. Registration is required.

Creating a Resumé Infographic with Adobe Illustrator
Infographics can help you market yourself to employers. Learn the steps of using Adobe Illustrator to create a visually interesting infographic to enhance your resumé or any other document. Registration is required.

Networking Events
Looking to build new skills and develop a network of professional contacts? The Skilled Immigrant InfoCentre organizes various free networking events throughout the year to help newcomers connect with various employers, associations and agencies.

Small Business Tours
Thinking of starting a small business? Already running a business, but need more information? Drop in to this free 90-minute workshop to learn where to find help with small business planning, market research, financial assistance and more.

Writing a Business Plan for Permanent Residents
Are you a Permanent Resident interested in starting a small business? Want some tips on how to produce a clear and effective business plan? This two-hour hands-on workshop helps you map out your business idea in a well-structured plan that will put you one step closer to small business success! Registration is required. Open only to Permanent Residents.