Program is now closed to new referrals.

This 14 week IT training program is designed to provide participants with relevant technical and soft skills to secure sustainable employment in the field.

Through this program, eligible Ontario Works recipients will obtain support in attaining the CompTIA A+ Certification. Upon certification, ongoing job search support will automatically be available to all participants. This however is based on the participant’s commitment to be in attendance Monday to Friday from 9 am to 3 pm throughout the program.

Each candidate must meet these requirements for consideration:

  • Candidates of all ages welcome

  • High School completion with O.S.S.D. or G.E.D.

  • English Benchmark level 5

  • Not currently in school full tim

  • OW recipient

About CompTIA A+ Certification:

This is an entry level computer certification for PC computer service technicians. The course prepares the service technician to perform the following with personal computers:

  •  Install

  • Maintain

  • Customize

  • Operate

It also provides the installation and support of the Windows OS and other OS Systems.

Successful completion of the program will give the participant an industry certification valid for 3 years.

To register for the YES IT program the candidate must contact their caseworker to obtain a formal referral form to start the screening process.

Call Maria Villacorta at 416-439-8448 ext 241 or email villacorta@careerplan.net for more information.