For Internationally Trained Professionals and Trades People

Accreditation and Qualifications Information Services


What is Accreditation?

Employment is the top priority for most newcomers, however, recognition of credentials, skills and experience earned in their country of origin is a primary concern for many immigrants. For new arrivals, there is a need for clear information about both regulated and non-regulated professionals.

Our staff provide information and help to develop individualized plans to obtain professional recognition in Canada.

The process includes:

• one-on-one confidential interviews

• group accreditation information sessions

• transferable trades skills tool

• individualized, scale-oriented  Action Plans

• Accreditation Portfolio Instruction

• cross cultural information

• network assistance

• referral to interpretation services

• referral to Document Translation Services