Job Training

General Job Search Support Services

We're here every step of the way to help you with your job search. Our employment and training consultants provide one-on-one support, catered to your needs and financial situation to help prepare you for the job application and interview process. Courses include career assessments, interview preparation, resume writing, cover letters and job search strategies.

Program Eligibility
  • Not currently working or in employment that is unsustainable
  • Not a full-time student
  • A resident of the BC Peace River Regional District
  • Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • And identify as one or more of the following underserved populations:
Survivor of Violence and/or Abuse
Recent Immigrant or Visible Minority
Underserved youth (ages 15-30)
Facing 2 or more barriers to sustainable employment
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Skills Training for Employment Programs & Supports

Our "STEPS" certified training courses provide you the skills demanded by employers. We offer certified courses in security, industry certifications, basic administration, accounting & bookkeeping, post-secondary prep, and community support services.

Program Eligibility
  • Not currently working or in employment that is unsustainable
  • Not a full-time student
  • A resident of the BC Peace River Regional District
  • Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • And identify as one or more of the following underserved populations:
Survivor of Violence and/or Abuse
Recent Immigrant or Visible Minority
Underserved youth (ages 15-30)
Facing 2 or more barriers to sustainable employment
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BladeRunners

A 12-week skills and self-esteem development program for youth, (15 - 30 years), to ready you for employment. We assist you with job searching and interview skills, and offer certified courses in customer service, worksite safety, computers, basic security and childcare.

Program Eligibility
  • Youth (ages 15-30)
  • Not currently working or in employment that is unsustainable
  • Not a full-time student
  • A resident of the BC Peace River Regional District
  • Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
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A program built just for YOU

Our employment and training consultants help you create an individualized training plan with tailored financial supports to obtain training to help meet your goals

Industry recognised courses and skills

STEPSĀ and Bladerunner courses include Basic Security Training, Basic Office Administration, Customer Service, Computers, Entry to Accounting/Bookkeeping, Post-Secondary Preparation, Community Support Services, and Childcare

Get help finding work

DCCSSS engages with local employers to discover new opportunities. Regardless of your barriers, we work to help you strengthen your chances of success

Essential skills for success

Give your future the best shot with a career assessment, interview skills & preparation, resume writing clinics, cover letters, and job search strategy courses