In Canada there are four large umbrella terms used to describe careers - professions, technical careers, trades and unskilled.
Most professions require a university education and professional certification process. Examples are doctors, nurses
engineers, architects, dentists, teachers, accountants and lawyers. Canada has a fine selection of University
professional career training programs with Bachelor, Masters, Doctorate Degrees and Post-Doctorate degrees.
Link to the Canadian university list
Most technical careers require a university education or community college diploma and professional certification
process. Examples are x-ray technitions, network analyst, lab technition, CADD design. There are some excellent
college programs that offer two or three year diploma and certificate programs that are the finest college programs
in the world. Link to the Canadian College list
ESL in Canada offers free initial counselling for professional career training, technical career training and
trade or vocational training programs.
Link to additional Education Consulting Services
Most trades or vocational training programs require a community college diploma or career college certificate and
trade or vocational certification. There are over 1000 career training programs (see some examples below) that
prepare students for well-paying jobs in Canada, the USA and other countries throughout the world. These programs
offer instruction from industry professionals that offer true industry experience, current techniques and may
include work study cooperative placements.
If you are interested in a
Police Career or Police Career training information go to our new police careers page.
If you are interested in an
ESL Teacher Career Training program go to our TESL Training careers page.
Link to additional
Ontario career training locations and programs
Link to the career training registration forms