Employment Events

One of the RRLIPs local priorities, as outlined in the revised Settlement Strategy and Action Plan, is employmentA key objective in advancing the employment priority is to support workforce development by highlighting local employment events (e.g job fairs, employment workshops, networking events, training opportunities, etc.). To share an employment event with newcomers, please follow the submission details outlined at the bottom of the page.

 

Employment Events 

Registration Deadlines May Apply; Details Available in Each Link Below.
Note that Events are Listed in Order by Date, So New Posts May Not Be At the Top. 

 

Tuesdays
Resume and Job Coaching Program
(online coaching sessions)

Offered by Regina Public Library
View the Schedule of RPL Programs Here
To Register: Click on the registration link for the date you wish to attend

 

Online - accessible 24 hours/day - Free program
Ground Disturbance for Saskatchewan Workers program -
raising awarenessof underground or soil-related hazards for new or young workers. 
Offered by Sask. Safety Council
Log in to the course here
Set up a profile to take courses here

 

August 24 - October 7, 2021 
9 Essential Skills Development Series (Metamorphosis)
7 weeks - 7 modules (Communication skills, Job Search skills, Job Interview Skills, Computer Use, Reading Skills, Numeracy Skills, and Working with Others)
Offered by CFS
View Poster here
9 am - 3 pm on Tuesdays/Thursdays (first 2 modules), then 9 am - 12 noon (following modules)
160 McIntosh St.
Open to Adults and Youth - Permanent Residents (PR's) and Refugees
Register with:  or call 306-525-0521 for more information
Limited spaces, in-person class 

 

August 25 - September 9, 2021 (every Wednesday) 
Basic Computer Skills Workshop (Series 1) 
Basic computer using; Working with files and folders; MS Word fundamentals
Offered by CFS

4:00 - 5:30 pm Wednesdays 
160 McIntosh St. 
Open to Adults and Youth - Permanent Residents (PR's) and Refugees 
Register with: or call 306-525-0521

 

August 30 - Sept 30, 2021
Youth Readiness Workshops
(newcomers 16-29 yrs)
(evening sessions)
Offered by Regina Open Door Society
View Event Poster Here
To Register call: 306-352-3521 or email:  
The Youth Employment Readiness workshops Registration form: https://rods.sk.ca/youth-readiness-program-registration-form     

 

Sept 7 - 30, 2021  
Employment Readiness Workshops 
(daytime and evening sessions)
Offered by Regina Open Door Society
View Event Poster Here
To Register call: 306-352-3521 or email:     
The Employment Readiness Workshops Registration form: https://rods.sk.ca/employment-workshops-registration-form  

 

Sept 13, 2021 (1-4 pm) 
Rock My Business Series
Offered by Futurpreneur Canada 
View information page here:
To register: https://www.futurpreneur.ca/en/microsites/rock-my-business 

This free, virtual, three-part workshop series for entrepreneurs aged 18-39 will help you: Develop your idea; Get started on your business plan; Create a viable cashflow
The next workshops are scheduled for:
Sept 29 (11 am - 2 pm) Register here  and

Oct 6 (11 am - 2 pm)  Register here 

 

Sept 13 -17, 2021 
Occupation-Specific Job Finding Club: 'Administration'
Offered by Regina Open Door Society
View event poster here:
Break your isolation in job search and increase your chance of success
Link to apply for this workshop:


Sept 13 - 20, 2021 
Food Safe Level 1 preparation workshop and certification
Offered by Regina Open Door Society 
View Event Poster Here:
Spots are limited for this course. Interested clients should make an appointment with an employment counselor to seek detailed information about this certification and the registration process. The deadline to submit the application to attend this course is September 7, 2021.  
Call 306-352-3521 or email   


 

Sept 13 - Nov 9, 2021  plus 6 weeks work placement
YESS Program (Youth Employment Skills and Strategy Program) 
Offered by Regina Open Door Society 
Ages 15 - 30; unemployed or underemployed; CLB 5 or higher; PR, refugee or Canadian citizen in Canada 5 years or less.
Learn more about the program here:
If you are interested, you must attend an information meeting.  
Information meeting on August 31, 2021 at 10:00 am - Register here
Information meeting on Sept 2, 2021 at 10:00 am - Register here
Call (306)-501-5110 for more information.
https://rods.sk.ca/pages/yess 

 

Sept 13 - Oct 13, 2021 
Retail and Customer Service Course (E4E English For Employment Course)
Offered by Regina Open Door Society  
View the Poster Here 
Interested clients must attend one information session in order to be eligible for the program, and to find out how to sign up for an interview with the Instructor. The Online Information Sessions which will explain what English for Employment in Retail & Customer Service entails, as well as the information about the Job Shadowing opportunity in partnership with Jump.ca!
Information session on August 30 at 10:00 am - Register here
Information session on August 31 at 2:00 pm - Register here 



September 20 – December 10, 2021
Ready To Work - Introduction to Culinary Arts (Prep Cook/ Kitchen/ Food Service/ Housekeeping and more)
Offered by CFS Regina and Tourism Saskatchewan 
View the Poster Here
In-person classes

Open for all age groups
Interviews will be conducted by Tourism Saskatchewan for selection of the candidates. 
Deadline for application: September 13, 2021
For more information or registration, please contact Kavan (   or 306-525-0521)

 

Sept 22, 2021 - 9 am - 4 pm 
Virtual Careers Day 2021
University of Regina 
View information page here: 
For more information, please contact Student Employment Services   at the University of Regina Career Centre

 

October 6 - Nov 10, 2021 (every Wednesday)
Basic Computer Skills Workshop (Series 2)
Exploring the Internet; Introduction to Email and Email etiquette; Keyboarding and typing technique
Offered by CFS
4:00 - 5:30 pm Wednesdays
160 McIntosh St.
Open to Adults and Youth - Permanent Residents (PR's) and Refugees
Register with: or call 306-525-0521

 

November 17 - December 22, 2021 (every Wednesday)
Basic Computer Skills Workshop (Series 3)
Manage PDF files; MS Excel fundamentals; MS PowerPoint fundamentals
Offered by CFS
4:00 - 5:30 pm Wednesdays
160 McIntosh St.
Open to Adults and Youth - Permanent Residents (PR's) and Refugees
Register with:  or call 306-525-0521

 

Online Coding Course - Starting in September: Cost covered when you Apply for a Scholarship
Offered by ComIT (a registered charity)
3 month, part-time course for those interested in a career in Information Technology (IT) and are experiencing difficulties finding a job. More information here
Click here for more information, FAQ's and to apply for the course
Website: https://comit.org/
APPLY NOW - Course starting in September


Jan 17 – April 29, 2022 (Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm)
RISE Employment Training (Real Instruction For Successful Employment)
Basic skills, Employability and Job Search skills, Work Experiences, Job Placement, continued Coaching and Support
View Poster here
Application Deadline: December 1, 2022 
For information on Sask. Polytech website: https://saskpolytech.ca/programs-and-courses/literacy-and-adult-education/employment-readiness.aspx 
Limit of 15 participants; CLB 6 required.
Regina inquiries to Kim Marshall:  
Participants may qualify for assistance through the Provincial Training Allowance



September Webinars to Help Start and Grow Your Business 
Offered by Square One 

How to Start a Business in Saskatchewan 
Are you ready to launch your business? Attend this webinar to find out how to set up a new business in Saskatchewan.                                                                                                         
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Sept 7    
Register here today!


How to Draft a Business Plan
Need to create a business plan?  Learn about the fundamentals of what you should include and how to make your idea shine. 
11:30 am - 1:00 pm  -  Sept 15 

 
Register here today!

 

 

 

*Submission Details: 

If you would like to share an employment event with the newcomer community, please follow the directions below. All submissions must be provided at least 7 days in advance of the event date. The RRLIP will rely on its community of stakeholders to contribute to this list. 

Directions for Form Submission:

1) Access submission form here

2) Complete form

3) Attach completed form and 

*The RRLIP will use your submission form as provided for promotion of the event and it will not be edited*