Second Career is an Employment Ontario program that provides
some financial support to help eligible women participate
in training at a college or private career college anywhere
in Ontario.
  • Skills training to help people find jobs in high demand occupations in Ontario
  • Financial support that may cover the costs of tuition, books, and living expenses

Second Career is a cost-sharing grant provided on the basis of need, so you may be asked to contribute what you can to your training or education.


  • tuition
  • books
  • other instruction costs such as manuals or workbooks
  • transportation
  • a basic living allowance

Additional support may be available to accommodate the needs of people with disabilities, dependent care, costs of living away from home and academic upgrading.

Call WERC at (519) 421-2077 to book an appointment with 
Heather for more information about Second Career

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