Build ON: Helping you prepare to work in Ontario's Skilled Trades, Engineering and Construction Sectors before you arrive! Register today for personalized online employment consultations, access to webinars, mentorship, training workshops and more. To know more about our services, watch this video.

Upcoming webinars in November

Build ON is offering several live webinars during the month of November about the following topics:

  • Creating an Effective Resume and Cover Letter presented by Build ON-November 5th at 11:00 am (EST)
  • Ask the Experts about Your Job Search presented by Build ON-November 12th at 11:00am (EST)
  • Interview Preparation presented by Build ON- November 19th at 11:00 am (EST)
  • Starting a Business in Canada and Entrepreneurship Connections ® Pre-Arrival Information Session presented by ACCESS- November 23rd at 11:00 am (EST)
  • How to Prepare for a Virtual Interview presented by Build ON- November 26th at 11:00 am (EST)

Please visit our events page for more details or to register. You can also send us an email at [email protected] or call us at +1-613-608-6943.

Settling in a Small Community: Sault Ste. Marie

Part of the Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot Program, Sault Ste Marie is located in the heart of the Great Lakes, offering a balance of urban, natural amenities and affordability in more ways than one! Of the many opportunities the city prides itself on a healthy work-life balance. Imagine, a 10 minute commute to work and beautiful natural sceneries along the way! The city’s built on the shoulders of tradesmen, and offers many good job opportunities, focusing on the skilled trades. Its economy offers a great deal of affordability for home buyers and cottage lovers. Last but not least, CULTURE: celebrating traditions and festivals from around the world, the city embraces many cultural groups and ensures to keep traditions and festivals alive! Click on the link to the Sault Ste. Marie video for more information.

If you are interested in collaborating or partnering with Build ON, please contact Jessica Marcotte at [email protected].

Partner Highlight: Acclaim Ability Management Inc

The workplace is known for presenting many hazards, and unfortunately these hazards may pose risk for enduring injury or disease. Given October was National Disability Employment Awareness Month, Build ON has partnered with Acclaim Ability Management Inc, a dedicated organization working closely with employers, insurance companies, the legal community and programs across Canada to ensure you a healthy and safe return to work while enjoying the everyday activities life has to offer. Acclaim Ability Management Inc. is licensed by NIDMAR (National Institute of Disability Management and Research), devoted to helping working professionals who have experienced adversity at their place of work, providing expertise, counsel and support during these difficult times. For more information please email [email protected]. To learn more about this topic, please read our blog about overcoming powerlessness amidst Covid-19, written by Acclaim Ability Management.