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

 

October 4 -29, 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-application-form 

 

October 12 and 14, 2021
Your Career Success in Canada - info session for Internationally Trained Professionals - Permanent Residents, Canadian Citizens or Convention Refugees
Offered by Career Loans
View Event Poster here 
Tuesday time: 12:15 - 1:0 pm
Thursday Time: 7:15 - 8:00 pm 
Register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ 181104667937
***every Tuesday and Thursday of the month*** 

 

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



October 6 - Nov 24, 2021 (every Wednesday)

Retail Excellence Program 
Offered by CFS 
View Event Poster Here
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Via Zoom
Open for Youth and Adults - Permanent Residents (PR's) and Refugees
To register or for more information, please contact   or 306-525-0521 

 

October 12, 2021
Job search & Cover letter Workshop
Offered by CFS Regina
Workshop includes: Knowing effective job search strategies, Developing cover letters that appeal to Canadian employers, How to apply for jobs in response to job postings, Job searching with social media: LinkedIn
View Event Poster Here
Anyone of age 15 and over
1.30 - 3.30 pm
Online
For registrations or more details, please email
    or call 306.525.0521

 

October 14, 2021
Understanding New Labour Realities
Co-Presented by Career Loans and Truly Alive Youth & Family Foundation
View Event Poster Here
12:00 pm
Online

Register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ 167913406519 

 

October 18 - 29, 2021
Youth Employment Readiness Workshops
Offered by Regina Open Door Society 
View Poster Here 
Between the ages 16 to 29 years, Assessed at CLB 4+
Permanent residents, refugees or citizens of Canada for 5 years or less
Your Employment Counselor can enroll you in the workshops. If you are not registered with RODS Employment, please call (306) 352-3521 or email   or Employment Workshop Registration Form: https://rods.sk.ca/youth-readiness-program-registration-form

 

October 18, 2021
YOWW Program (Youth on the Way to Work)
Offered by Regina Work Prep
View Poster Here 
Ages 15 - 30 and Unemployed
6 weeks employability skills training, plus 12 week Employment opportunity
Visit www.workprep.ca and click on 'Request for Services' to set up an appointment. 

 

Oct 18 - Oct 22, 2021
Employment Readiness New workshop - Rights & Responsibilities in the Workplace
Offered by Regina Open Door Society
View Poster Here
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Ages 16 and above, newcomers to Canada 
CLB Level 5 and above
(306)-352-3521 or email us at  
https://rods.sk.ca/employment-workshops-application-form 

 


October 18 - Dec 6, 2021  (Mondays and Fridays, 5-7 pm) 
Youth Coding Camp - will provide youth with experience in computational thinking and coding. Youth will learn how to describe and decompose a problem, create an algorithm, write code, and identify the important details needed to solve a problem and test the solution.
Offered by Regina Open Door Society
View Poster Here
Via Zoom
Technology required: will need a laptop or computer, internet connection and a Zoom account
Ages 18 – 29, legally entitled to work in Canada (including temporary residents)
CLB 4 and above; Permanent Residents (PR's) who have been in Canada for five years or less 
Contact: Zainabu Mwangangi   306-550-1839


 
October 20, 2021     7am to 4pm (CST)
Virtual Job Fair - a national event for employers looking for skilled workers.  
Offered by Conseil économique et coopératif de la Saskatchewan (CÉCS) 
Employer Registration Form:  https://www.emploisaucanada.com/en/registration-for-employers/ 
Contact:   or Félicité Nibogora  


October 21 - Nov 25, 2021 (every Thursday) 
ASCEND (Applied Skills Curriculum to Empower Newcomer Development) 
13 modules: 17 online modules and 6 webinars via Zoom (Supporting the soft skill and intercultural competencies of skilled immigrants and refugees, the focus is on the development of essential skills identified by employers, HR experts and ments as key to employment success in Canada. )
Offered by CFS
View poster here
ASCEND website
Information sheet 
ASCEND program video
10 am - 12 pm 

Permanent Residents (PR's) and Refugees
Register with: or call 306-525-0521
IMPORTANT:  
Information Session October 7, 2021
10 am - 11 am
MUST attend the Information Session before registering for the program

 

October 26 and 27, 2021       8am to 12 pm (CT)
B2B Virtual Fair - Global talent recruiting opportunity dedicated to Canadian employers to introduce them to Francophone and bilingual candidate pools and to inform them about the various IRCC, provincial, and territorial programs.
To register: https://connectioninternationale.ca/en/formulaire-dinscription-exposants-anglais/
Contact:   or Félicité Nibogora -   



Oct 27, 2021    10 am - 2 pm
Interprovincial Bilingual Job Fair - In partnership with Talent Pool, who have had over 70 employers, 30 social service agencies and 2000 job seekers participate in previous online job fairs, this event will be held online for bilingual French/English job seekers in Western Canada and the Northwest Territories.
To register: https://foiredemploitalentpool.com/inscription-employeur/ 
Contact: Anique Therrien -   or Armelle Agbessi -   

 

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



 

 

 

 

*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*