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Employment Skills Workshop Series

This free employment skills workshop series will support you to develop  employability skills such as resume & cover letter writing, communication, and job searching as well as land-based job skills in invasive species removal, tool safety, and plant medicine.

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Program Details

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    Strathcona Community Gardens (759 Malkin St) and EYA’s office (610 Main St)

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    Program Dates

    Jun 18 - Aug 13 | 3 PM to 6 PM | Tuesdays

    Join for as many workshops as you'd like!

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    Youth ages 16-25 who identify as Indigenous, Black, People of Colour, and/or living with a disability.

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    You will receive $20 honorarium per workshop attended as well as bus tickets and light snacks.


Frequently Asked Questions

Phin Drummond

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Manager, Roots & Shoots Employment Training Program


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