Community Projects

connect2SKILLS

connect2SKILLS offers 6 weeks of FREE training in our classroom in Brantford and 2 weeks PAID job placement to prepare you for the Warehousing-Logistics industry in the Grand Erie area.

Education Works

Education Works Alliance is a community group dedicated to building prosperity through training, education and lifelong learning.

Local Job Portal Study

The Workforce Planning Board is looking at the feasibility of creating and sustaining a job portal/website to serve the Grand Erie region.

Journey to Apprenticeship

With all of the changes going on in apprenticeship and the need for skilled trades, the Workforce Planning Board created training modules for front-line staff across our community. This is how Journey to Apprenticeship was born.

WEnav

WEnav is a career counselling program for youth (ages 12-29) designed to guide youth in finding their ideal career pathways while teaching them the skills and knowledge required for effective career navigation and career success.

Grand Erie Immigration Partnership

The Grand Erie Immigration Partnership is here to bring together residents, community organizations and businesses to develop strategies and actions that affect the economic, social, cultural and civic life of newcomers and communities.

Projects From Previous Years

The Workforce Planning Board of Grand Erie has a long and productive history of facilitating labour market analysis and engaging community partners in workforce development.