Services & Resources for IT & Data Services

Have you worked in Information Technology (IT) & Data Services industry for two or more years, and have you been approved for immigration to Canada?

 

The FAST Program can help you to effectively prepare for work in the Canadian IT & Data Services sector.

 

As a registered FAST Program participant, you gain access to:

 

CANADIAN WORKPLACE INFORMATION AND ESSENTIAL SKILLS

CANADIAN WORKPLACE INFORMATION AND ESSENTIAL SKILLS

When you work in Canada, expectations and requirements in the workplace for both ‘hard skills’ (technical and hands-on knowledge, skills and abilities) and ‘soft skills’ (communication techniques, problem-solving skills, etc.) may be different from those in your previous jobs. Even before you arrive in Canada, FAST will provide you with online information and training on workplace practices expected by Canadian IT & data services employers.

 

FAST provides skilled immigrants like you with:

  • sector descriptions, occupational descriptions, job outlooks, safety legislation and regulations, and essential skills for 17 information technology and data services occupations
  • information on workplace culture, communication, teamwork and initiative
REGISTER NOW TO LEARN ABOUT THE CANADIAN WORKPLACE.
CANADIAN WORKPLACE INFORMATION AND ESSENTIAL SKILLS

CANADIAN WORKPLACE INFORMATION AND ESSENTIAL SKILLS

When you work in Canada, expectations and requirements in the workplace for both ‘hard skills’ (technical and hands-on knowledge, skills and abilities) and ‘soft skills’ (communication techniques, problem-solving skills, etc.) may be different from those in your previous jobs. Even before you arrive in Canada, FAST will provide you with online information and training on workplace practices expected by Canadian IT & data services employers.

 

FAST provides skilled immigrants like you with:

  • sector descriptions, occupational descriptions, job outlooks, safety legislation and regulations, and essential skills for 17 information technology and data services occupations
  • information on workplace culture, communication, teamwork and initiative
REGISTER NOW TO LEARN ABOUT THE CANADIAN WORKPLACE.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE ASSESSMENT, ONLINE TRAINING

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE ASSESSMENT, ONLINE TRAINING

Find out if the skills and knowledge gained in your home country align with the requirements in Canada. Learn if you are ready for a job in a Canadian workplace. Experts in the IT and Data Services field will assess your skills and knowledge so that you can fill any gaps with appropriate online training before you come to Canada.

 

In addition to the Canadian Workplace Occupational Information, Essential Skills, Culture, and Communication online lessons, you can review theory and upgrade your knowledge and skills to work in Canada in the IT & Data Services industry. Access learning materials and resources on the knowledge, skills, and terminology for your field in Canada.

REGISTER NOW TO IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF GETTING RELEVANT EMPLOYMENT IN CANADA.

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE ASSESSMENT, ONLINE TRAINING

Find out if the skills and knowledge gained in your home country align with the requirements in Canada. Learn if you are ready for a job in a Canadian workplace. Experts in the IT and Data Services field will assess your skills and knowledge so that you can fill any gaps with appropriate online training before you come to Canada.

 

In addition to the Canadian Workplace Occupational Information, Essential Skills, Culture, and Communication online lessons, you can review theory and upgrade your knowledge and skills to work in Canada in the IT & Data Services industry. Access learning materials and resources on the knowledge, skills, and terminology for your field in Canada.

REGISTER NOW TO IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF GETTING RELEVANT EMPLOYMENT IN CANADA.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE ASSESSMENT, ONLINE TRAINING
ITP DESIGNATION PROGRAM

ITP DESIGNATION PROGRAM

The Information and Communication Technology Council (ICTC) has created an Information Technology Professional (ITP) designation for information technology professionals – a $500 value free of cost!

The ITP Certification is available to IT professionals who have recently immigrated to Canada or are in the in the process of migrating to Canada as permanent residents. ICTC will evaluate international work experience against Canada’s industry standards through an assessment of transferable skills, work experience and education. Once an application is received and reviewed, individuals will receive an ITP Certificate.

REGISTER NOW TO RECEIVE YOUR ITP DESIGNATION!
ITP DESIGNATION PROGRAM

ITP DESIGNATION PROGRAM

The Information and Communication Technology Council (ICTC) has created an Information Technology Professional (ITP) designation for information technology professionals – a $500 value free of cost!

The ITP Certification is available to IT professionals who have recently immigrated to Canada or are in the in the process of migrating to Canada as permanent residents. ICTC will evaluate international work experience against Canada’s industry standards through an assessment of transferable skills, work experience and education. Once an application is received and reviewed, individuals will receive an ITP Certificate.

REGISTER NOW TO RECEIVE YOUR ITP DESIGNATION!
MY CAREER MAP

MY CAREER MAP

In the FAST Program, to ensure your IT and data services skills are recognized, you’ll be referred to the Information and Communication Technology Council’s My Career Map tool.

 

My Career Map is a self-assessment tool and guide that prepares workers for a successful career in IT. Developed by leading IT human resources specialists, My Career Map is a professional development tool that allows users to determine their strengths, areas for development, and ability to integrate successfully into Canadian workplace culture. Information is also provided on provincial labour market trends that will increase users’ competitive advantage.

REGISTER NOW TO FIND OUT IF YOUR SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE ARE SUITABLE FOR EMPLOYMENT OR NEED UPGRADING!

MY CAREER MAP

In the FAST Program, to ensure your IT and data services skills are recognized, you’ll be referred to the Information and Communication Technology Council’s My Career Map tool.

 

My Career Map is a self-assessment tool and guide that prepares workers for a successful career in IT. Developed by leading IT human resources specialists, My Career Map is a professional development tool that allows users to determine their strengths, areas for development, and ability to integrate successfully into Canadian workplace culture. Information is also provided on provincial labour market trends that will increase users’ competitive advantage.

REGISTER NOW TO FIND OUT IF YOUR SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE ARE SUITABLE FOR EMPLOYMENT OR NEED UPGRADING!
MY CAREER MAP
MENTORING

MENTORING

Mentoring matches you with Canadian experts in the IT industry. Mentors will offer online advice to assist you through your online training and provide additional information about working in IT in Canada.

REGISTER NOW TO EXPAND YOUR PROFESSIONAL AND SOCIAL NETWORK IN CANADA.
MENTORING

MENTORING

Mentoring matches you with Canadian experts in the IT industry. Mentors will offer online advice to assist you through your online training and provide additional information about working in IT in Canada.

REGISTER NOW TO EXPAND YOUR PROFESSIONAL AND SOCIAL NETWORK IN CANADA.
JOBCONNECT

JOBCONNECT

JobConnect allows you to create a profile in our special database and market your talent to Canadian employers. Companies who have registered for this service will be able to use the database to find qualified candidates for their job vacancies.

REGISTER NOW TO BE DISCOVERED BY YOUR FUTURE CANADIAN EMPLOYER!

JOBCONNECT

JobConnect allows you to create a profile in our special database and market your talent to Canadian employers. Companies who have registered for this service will be able to use the database to find qualified candidates for their job vacancies.

REGISTER NOW TO BE DISCOVERED BY YOUR FUTURE CANADIAN EMPLOYER!
JOBCONNECT
FAST is a set of free online services and resources to help skilled immigrants prepare for the Canadian workplace, and to connect employers with experienced workers.
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