Training for entry-level jobs in Ontario’s fastest growing industry

This free program provides training to participants looking for a job in the food processing sector. The in-class components are designed with direct participation of the food processing employers in both delivery and program design to offer relevant skills employers are seeking.

Elevate is a ten-week program which incorporates 8 weeks in class on the requirements within the food manufacturing industry such as: Food Safety Standards, GMP’s (Good Manufacturing Practices), HACCP,  Workplace Safety, Workplace Essential Skills, Sanitation, Communication, Problem Solving skills as well as two weeks  work experience through a paid job placement. Participants will also get certified in WHMIS and food handling.


Program Details 

  • Active Learning component in the classroom
  • Job Development Support 
  • Job-coaching 
  • Site visits 



Motivated and ready to work

Ontario Works recipient

Ability to lift up to 50Ibs

No work experience required


Information Sessions

Date: June, 6

East Centre: 10:00 am – 11:00 am 

West Centre: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm


Please note that space is limited, call 416-239-7309 to register today.

Program Start Date: June 11, 2018
Hours: Monday – Thursday, 1:00 – 7:00 pm
Location: Suite 300, 5353 Dundas Street West