Workplace communication training for IT professionals looking for career advancement in Canada

Settlement ISC Employment, Updates

Immigrant Services Calgary’s Advanced Literacy & Essential Skills in the Workplace (ALES) will be hosting a free 10-week course for IT professionals looking for career advancement in Canada. Those who have worked or trained as a programmer, database analyst, data administrator or network technician may be eligible. In this course, you will receive training in oral and written communication and critical thinking skills. You will also be linked to employers, mentorships and other ISC services.

Eligibility Criteria

• Programmer, Database Analyst/Administrator or Network Technician

• Permanent Resident, Canadian Citizen or Convention Refugee

• Unemployed, Underemployed or Employed

• Canadian Language Benchmark 7 or above

Program Starts March 28, 2019

If you’re interested in this unique, cutting-edge program, join us for an information session on:

–          January 31, 2019 (5:30-6:30pm)

–          February 13, 2019 (2:00-3:00pm)

–          February 28, 2019 (5:00-6:00pm)

–          March 12, 2019 (1:30-2:30pm)

Register through:  or contact Shao Wen Yang ( for more information.

Employers interested in becoming partners, please contact Abdallah Abushammala, Employment Engagement Officer at 403-705-3440 or