Yes IT (YIT) Program



Yes IT (YIT) Program – 5 February  to 31 July, 2018

Yes IT (YIT)2018 Applications open for locations in Mississauga (25 Watline Avenue), North York (244 Finch Avenue West) and Scarborough (1200 Markham Road)!

Are you an unemployed high school or college graduate, 29 years or younger, who is computer savvy and interested in pursuing an IT career? PCPI will train you for your CCNA certification and help you to get your first job in the IT field at NO COST TO YOU.

Once again, PCPI will be delivering IT training program. The training is being delivered in Mississauga, North York and Scarborough. YIT is funded by the Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Employment to provide vulnerable and newcomer youth 16-29 with the tools needed to address the skills gap in this sector.

This 24-week IT training program will run between February and July 2018 for the CompTIA A+, CCNA and Essential Skills; applicants will need to fall within the age limit for the duration of the program. The training program is designed to provide participants with relevant technical and soft skills to secure sustainable employment in the field.

Through this program, eligible unemployed youth will obtain support in attaining the CompTIA A+ and Cisco CCNA Certifications. Upon certification, job placement and ongoing support will automatically be available to all participants. This, however, is based on the participant’s commitment to being in attendance Monday to Friday from 9 am to 3 pm throughout the program.

Registration is now open.

Application Process:

1. Complete the online application form to its fullest.  Incomplete applications will delay the progress of your application.

2. Attend any information session. New Information sessions are posted periodically so check the PCPI web site ( for the most convenient location and time.

3. It is recommended that you confirm your attendance via email  or by telephone 416 439 8448 Ex. 237.

4. At the information sessions you will be invited to complete an assessment, this can take between 10- 45 minutes.

5. You will then be invited for a short interview, either in person, or by Skype.

6. You will be notified about your placement within 2- business days after your interview.

To apply, click here.

For inquiries, please send an email to with the heading, YIT 2018.

Information Session:

Venue:      PCPI

Address: 1200 Markham Road, Suite 400, Toronto, ON  M1H 3C3

Date: Thursday 11 January 2018 at 2 pm


Venue:        TCET

Address: 263 Queen Street East, FTE Room  Brampton

Date: Tuesday 16 January 2018 at 10:00 am


Venue:      PCPI

Address: 1200 Markham Road, Suite 400, Toronto, ON  M1H 3C3

Date: Thursday 18 January 2018 at 2 pm


Venue:      PCPI

Address: 1200 Markham Road, Suite 400, Toronto, ON M1H 3C3

Date: Monday 22 January 2018 at 2 pm


Venue:       Next-Steps Employment Centre – Mississauga Meadowvale

Address: 6435 Erin Mills Parkway, Unit C-03 (Battleford Centre), Mississauga, ON L5N 4H4

Date: Tuesday 23 January  2018 at 10:30 am



Venue:      YIT North York Training Venue

Address: 244 Finch Avenue West, Suite 202, North York, ON M2R

Date: Wednesday 24 January  2018 at 2 pm