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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-237-1320 ext 5039
Primary Contact Azam Kazemiyan, Director; Phone: 613-237-1320 ext 4453; Fax: 613-788-5051; Email:
Primary Executive Kendra Duval, Senior Director; Phone: 613-788-5001 ext 5035; Fax: 613-788-5051; Email:
Address & Map
Employment, Enterprise and Newcomer Services
180 Argyle Ave, 4th Flr
Ottawa, ON K2P 1B7
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Pre-arrival service providing specialized information and orientation about the Skilled Trades * employment consultations personalized to clients’ needs and goals * service offered through Skype, WhatsApp, Viber, telephone, email, etc.* workshops cover topics such as Canadian workplace culture, popular skilled trades, job search techniques and more
Hours Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Ontario - and abroad
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Individuals 18 years and older who are overseas and approved to immigrate to Canada, and who want to work in the Skilled Trades * additional criteria is available on the website
Application Register through the website * call or send an email for more information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Federal - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
Date Updated 21 May 2019
Service Categories Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ; Internet Information Resources ; Job Retraining

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