FAST Employment Program – Funded Training Opportunities

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • N/A CAD / Year
  • March 31, 2024
  • Salary/Pay: N/A

Website The Independent Living Resource Centre

Did you know that the Independent Living Resource Centre (ILRC) Thunder Bay’s FAST Employment Program can fund training opportunities for job seekers with disabilities? The FAST Employment Program can help you with your employment goals through offering several supports including possible funding opportunities for trainings and certificates!


  • Security Guard Training
  • Fork Lift Operator Training
  • Working at Heights Training
  • AZ & DZ licenses
  • Heavy Equipment Operation Training (HEO)
  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
  • First Aid & CPR Training
  • Smart Serve Certificate


  • You are 16 years of age or older
  • You must self-disclose a disability
  • You must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • You have a Social Insurance Number (SIN)
  • You are unemployed or underemployed (less than 20 hours)
  • You are highly motivated to pursue your employment goals
  • You are available and can commit to regularly scheduled appointments with your Employment Facilitator
  • You are reliable and can be in ongoing communication throughout your participation in the project

For more information OR to find out if you are eligible for the FAST program contact:

Kerry 807-577-6166 Ext. 4

Emily 807-577-6166 Ext. 6

Upload your resume or any other relevant files.

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