Plumbing

General Requirements for All Programs

Clients must EITHER currently


Have a claim for Employment Insurance (EI) benefits,

Have EI reach back benefits that ended within the previous 60 months;


or 


Who have EARNED more than $2000 in insurable earnings and paid employee EI premiums on those earnings in at least 5 of the last 10 years.

(Note: the 5 years do not have to be consecutive years) 


and


Must be PR, Citizen, Protected Refugee (with court’s decision).


Clients can find this information on their past T4 slips Box 24


Contact Service Canada  1-800-206-7218 from 8:30am-4:30pm

Western Business Network, Meshroad Marketing, Vancouver

Plumbing, Carpentry, Electrician

Fully funded training for RED SEAL certification is delivered to unemployed immigrants, youth and other individuals case-managed by WorkBC. EI up to $300 per week living support along with other benefits such as daycare, transportation, books & supplies etc. are provided to the participants


This 15 week program includes education that provides RED SEAL Occupational Standards (RSOS) recognized provincially. Participants will also receive work experience with employers and help with job search and placement support and follow-up.


PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS


  • Currently receiving Employment Insurance (EI) benefits or Reachback, have had a EI Benefit within the previous 60 months or have earned more than $2000 in insurable earnings and have paid Employee EI premiums on those earnings in at least 5 of the last 10 years (Note: the 5 years do not have to be consecutive years)


  • Must be PR, Citizen, Protected Refugee (with court's decision)


  • Referred by a WorkBC Centre with an Action Plan


BENEFITS


  • EI Up to $300 per week living support


  • Daycare


  • Personal Protective Equipment


  • Transportation


  • Books & Supplies


  • and many more


CERTIFICATES


  • OFA Level 1


  • WHMIS


  • Confined Space


  • Ladder Safety


  • Fall Protection


  • Excavation & Shoring Safety


  • Interprovincial RED SEAL in electrical, carpentry or plumbing trades



COHORT START & END DATES


Plumbing Cohort) November 2, 2020 - February 19, 2021


For more information please contact PICS - iryna.dubenuik@pics.bc.ca or pblmt@pics.bc.ca or py phone at 604-596-7722 Ext. 131 (Iryna)