Becoming job ready often means obtaining some new skills or a certificate. This list includes more than 50 different no cost or low cost skills training programs. You may be an immigrant job seeker looking to increase your employability or an employer looking to offer training to a new recruit or a new hire, this list is a summary of locally offered skills training and certificate programs suitable for new immigrants and employers looking to support them.

ACE Learning Centre

Trades Training Programs
#210, 8120 – 128 Street, Surrey V3W 1R1
Phone: (604) 304-4009
http://www.acelearningcentre.org/


Back in Motion Rehab Inc.

Canada Job Grant
240/260 – 7525 King George Boulevard, Surrey V3W 5A8
Phone: (778)578-4272
Fax: (778) 732-0283
http://www.backinmotion.com/employment-services/canada-bc-job-grant


BAOBAB

Computer Classes
1 – 10318 Whalley Boulevard, Surrey V3T 4H4
Classes are provided at Surrey Libraries
Phone: (604) 374-5830
http://www.baobabinclusive.ca/programs/


DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society

Basic Computer Skills Training
13455 – 76 Avenue, Surrey V3W 2W3
Phone: (604) 547-2010
Email: skillstraining@dcrs.ca
http://www.dcrs.ca/services/employment-skills-training-services/skills-training-centre/

Bank Teller Training
13455 – 76 Avenue, Surrey V3W 2W3
Phone: (604) 547-2010
Email: skillstraining@dcrs.ca
http://www.dcrs.ca/services/employment-skills-training-services/skills-training-centre/

Customer Services & Cashier Training
13455 – 76 Avenue, Surrey V3W 2W3
Phone: (604) 547-2010
Email: skillstraining@dcrs.ca
http://www.dcrs.ca/services/employment-skills-training-services/skills-training-centre/

Computer Skills for Office Administration
13455 – 76 Avenue, Surrey V3W 2W3
Phone: (604) 547-2010
Email: skillstraining@dcrs.ca
http://www.dcrs.ca/services/employment-skills-training-services/skills-training-centre/

Introduction to Sage 50
13455 – 76 Avenue, Surrey V3W 2W3
Phone: (604) 547-2010
Email: skillstraining@dcrs.ca
http://www.dcrs.ca/services/employment-skills-training-services/skills-training-centre/

Microloans Program – Back to Work Loan
13455 – 76 Avenue, Surrey V3W 2W3
Contact: Florence Kao
Phone: (604) 547-1662
Fax: (778) 564-4501
Email: microloans@dcrs.ca; or fkao@dcrs.ca
http://www.dcrs.ca/services/employment-skills-training-services/vancity-microloans-program/

Supervisory Skills Training
13455 – 76 Avenue, Surrey V3W 2W3
Phone: (604) 547-2010
Email: skillstraining@dcrs.ca
http://www.dcrs.ca/services/employment-skills-training-services/skills-training-centre/

Sage 50 Power User Certification
13455 – 76 Avenue, Surrey V3W 2W3
Phone: (604) 547-2010
Email: skillstraining@dcrs.ca
http://www.dcrs.ca/services/employment-skills-training-services/skills-training-centre/


Kwantlen Polytechnic University Surrey Campus

Academic & Career Preparation
12666 – 72nd Avenue, Surrey V3W 2M8
Phone: (604) 599-2964
http://www.kpu.ca/aca/acp

Adult Upgrading: Math and Science
12666 – 72nd Avenue, Surrey V3W 2M8
Contact: ACA Academic Advisor
Phone: (604) 599-2964
http://www.kpu.ca/aca/acp/adult-basic-education-courses

Graduate Nurse, Internationally Educated Re-entry: Certificate
12666 – 72nd Avenue, Surrey V3W 2M8
Phone: (604) 599-2000
E-mail: admissions@kwantlen.ca
http://www.kpu.ca/calendar/2011-12/health/graduatenurseinternationallyeducatedreentry-cert.html

Professional Communication for Internationally Educated Nurses (PCIEN)
12666 – 72nd Avenue, Surrey V3W 2M8
Email: PCIEN@kpu.ca
http://www.kpu.ca/aca/els/pcien


MOSAIC

Care-Aid Training for Employment Program

MOSAIC Surrey Newcomer Centre
7134 King George Boulevard, Surrey V3W 5A3
Phone: (778) 389-0314
Email: cate@mosaicbc.org
https://www.mosaicbc.org/services/employment/care-aide-training-employment/

Microloans
MOSAIC Surrey Newcomer Centre
7134 King George Boulevard, Surrey V3W 5A3
Phone: (778) 389-0314
Email: microloans@mosaicbc.org
https://www.mosaicbc.org/services/employment/microloans/


Pacific Community Resources Society

Baristas Training Program
10328 Whalley Boulevard, Surrey V3T 4H4
Phone: (604) 951-4821
Email: baristas@pcrs.ca
http://pcrs.ca/our-services/baristas-employment-training-program/


Progressive Intercultural Community Services (PICS)

Business Entrepreneurial Start-Up (BEST) Training Programs
#205, 12725 – 80th Avenue, Surrey V3W 3A6
Contact: Sunil Rawat
Phone: (604) 596-7722
Fax: (604) 596-7721
Email: sunil.rawat@pics.bc.ca
http://pics.bc.ca/employment/best-programs/

Self Employment Training
#205, 12725 – 80th Avenue, Surrey V3W 3A6
Contact: Katarina Low
Phone: (604) 596-7722
Email: Katarina.Low@pics.bc.ca
http://pics.bc.ca/employment/best-programs/self-employment-training/


Simon Fraser University

Professional Qualification Program (PQP)
SFU – Surrey Campus
#250, 13450 – 102 Avenue, Surrey V3T 0A3
Phone: (778) 782-8974
E-mail: spassist@sfu.ca
http://www.sfu.ca/education/teachersed/programs/pqp/overview.html


Surrey Libraries

Computer Classes in Libraries
Multiple Locations
Contact Local Library
https://surreylibraries.ca/services/adult-learners


Surrey School District No. 36_Adult / Continuing Education

Adult Education – High School Completion
14033 – 92 Avenue, Surrey V3V 0B7
Phone: (604) 584-5424
https://www.surreyschools.ca/AdultEducation/HighSchoolCompletion/Pages/default.aspx
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12772 – 88th Avenue, Surrey V3W 3J9
Phone: (604) 595-8218
www.surreyschools.ca/schools/iaec


Surrey Board of Trade

Business Workshop and Professional Development Courses
101 – 14439 104 Avenue, Surrey V3R 1M1
Phone: (604) 581-7130
Fax: (604) 588-7549
Email: info@businessinsurrey.com
https://businessinsurrey.com/events/business-workshops/


S.U.C.C.E.S.S.

Project Based Training (PBT) in Retail
#302, 10090 – 152 Street, Surrey V3R 8X8
Phone: (604) 495-8970
Email: retail.pbt@success.bc.ca

http://www.successbc.ca/eng