We provide high quality, hands-on and free of cost occupational training to previously unemployed individuals. The training empowers them with the skills and support needed to find a well-paying job in Toronto’s hospitality industry.
We regularly hold Information Sessions about our upcoming courses and we recruit participants from partner non-profit organizations. Our trainees come from a wide range of backgrounds including people who are unemployed, those transitioning from other industries, people looking to get Canadian work experience and many others.
Find out more about our courses for new entrants here: New Entrants Courses.
We offer training courses to existing hospitality workers to help them advance professionally and personally. We work closely with the union, UNITE HERE Local 75, to offer free training opportunities for members.
Our training programs for the current hospitality workforce provide skills that support individuals’ advancement and mobility and help them access more hours and gain transferable skills. Also, we regularly offer computer and English classes at Hotel and Food Service properties to help build skills that support career and life goals.
Find out more about our courses for hospitality workers here: Hospitality Workers Courses
We work alongside Toronto’s hospitality industry to provide new highly trained talent, and develop existing staff for higher performance and growth. Our training is designed to fulfill the current needs of the industry. The hospitality industry of Toronto actively participates in curriculum development and provides avenues for training and paid placements of our trainees.
Download our printable flyer here: All About HWTC
WE ASKED OUR TRAINEES FOR ONE WORD TO DESCRIBE THEIR EXPERIENCE