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Our Services

The Empowered for Employment – Building Service Worker program is a free 11-week program for Survivors of Domestic Violence to gain skills training and obtain employment in the building service industry.

We provide:

  • FREE Occupational Skills Training provided by Vancouver Community College – Building Service Worker Certificate, SuperHost Customer Service , WHMIS, Occupational First Aid and FOODSAFE
  • Job Preparation workshops, job search strategies, soft skills and workplace expectations
  • Work Practicum
  • Job Search & Placement Assistance

Who is eligible?

  • Survivors of domestic or sexual violence
  • Unemployed or Underemployed
  • Seeking training and employment
  • Resident of BC, Canadian citizen or permanent resident

Start your success story with us!

Training will be provided through a combination of online and on-site/ in-person training. Require access to a computer with camera and microphone, WiFi and basic digital technology skills.

*Participation incentives: loaner laptop, childcare financial support, and up to $700 in completion and employment bonuses!

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Contact Information

Tel: 604-262-4858
5577 153A Street
Surrey
BC
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Hours of Operation

DayTime
Monday – Friday8:30 am – 4:30 pm