Ontario Works Seeks Candidates for Superior Skills Greenhouse Harvest Training Program
January 29, 2015
Ontario Works is seeking candidates to participate in the third phase of Destination North's Superior Skills Training venture. Superior Skills is a unique partnership between Ontario Works, Sault College, the Algoma District School Board and Destination North.
Ontario Works is looking for 10 recipients to participate in the Superior Skills Greenhouse Harvest program which begins March 2, 2015. Superior Skills will provide an intensive 8-week training program focusing on skills training required in the horticultural industry. This program will emphasis and promote individual responsibility.
Skills acquired through the Greenhouse Harvest program will include: cultivating seedlings, organic gardening, micro greens, and starting and transplanting bedding plants. These transferable skills will prove valuable to the area greenhouse growers, nurseries, and farms for the upcoming growing season.
If you are currently in receipt of Ontario Works and are interested in learning more about this new and exciting opportunity, please contact:
Ontario Works Employment Coordinator