New Entrant GROW Program Online Information Session

Employment Ontario

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM


Employment Ontario invites you to an online information session: New Entrant GROW Program.

This 6 week training program is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario with no costs charged to participants. Training includes 4 weeks of technical and soft skills followed by a paid two week job placement.

Program features:

  • Health and Safety training including WHMIS, Worker Awareness, (4-step, PPE)
  • Learn about Grounds Management, Hardscape or Softscape Installation & basic horticulture principles
  • Introduction to the landscape and horticulture profession
  • Learn tricks of the trade & strategies for success
  • Hear from those who are in the Landscape & Horticulture profession
  • Land a job and start working
  • Have access to ongoing training, career development and apprenticeship opportunities

There are many career opportunities in the landscape and horticulture profession, including:

  • Professions Certificate Landscape Designer/ Landscape Architect + Engineer
  • Certified Horticultural Technician/Certified Landscape Horticulturist Technician
  • Landscape Horticulturist
  • Softscape Installer
  • Ornamental Maintenance Technician
  • Grounds Manager

Sign up for an information session to learn more about the New Entrant Worker program.

Every Wednesday 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

To register click here