Human Resource Connections - Information Session

Event Details:

Date: January 29, 2015

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location: 8 Queen St E, Brampton, ON L6V 1A2

Who should attend:

Network leaders, General public

Who might be interested in this event?

Professions: Human Resources

Organized by:

HR Connections

Human Resources Connections helps internationally-trained human resources professionals to find work in Canada. The program provides you with training that is current and relevant to Canadian workplaces. It builds on your previous human resources expertise by providing an orientation to your sector in Canada. The program was designed in consultation with employers, professional associations and academic institutions.


Program Components:

  • One-to-one support from an employment consultant who is knowledgeable about the sector
  • Referrals to job openings and connections to employers
  • Access to mentors who are professionals in your field
  • Recruitment and networking events
  • Academic training provided by Sheridan College
  • Business and workplace communication training in a Canadian context
  • Orientation to your sector in Canada
  • Job search support and preparation
  • Support preparing for the  Comprehensive Knowledge Exam (CKE)
  • Continued coaching and support after you’re hired 

Eligibility Criteria:

Clients will need to bring the following:

  • Updated resume
  • Proof of Immigration status - landed papers, PR Card, valid-up-to date work permit
  • CLB results (if they do not have we can refer the client)
  • Credential Assessment Evaluation (they may have their credential assessment in progress and are waiting for the results.) 
  • Minimum 2 years of Human Resources experience outside Canada

*HR Connections is eligible for the Ontario Bridging Participant Assistant Program (OBPAP) through our academic providers. This bursary program will assist participants with the $500 fee upon approval of financial need.

Registration Deadline:

January 28, 2015

Contact details for the event:

To learn more about this program or to register, please call Michelle Allen at 905-454-2316 or email her at