Purchase of Training (POT)

Program Description

The Purchase of Training program is based upon the client's needs and is used to achieve:

  • improved employability

  • skills enhancement and increased earnings

Types of Training can include:

  • Preparation for Vocational Training

  • Vocational Training

  • Preparation for Employment

  • Language Training

  • Training of Apprentices

  • Occupational Orientation

Training may be full or part-time basis (with part-time defined as less than 25 hours but at least 10 hours per week).

Eligible Participants

In addition to those previously mentioned in the Eligibility Requirements,

  • Participants must be 18 years old or older

  • Individuals no longer required by law to attend school and face serious labor market difficulties

Eligible Training Institutions/Trainers

  • Recognized Canadian Educational Institutions (Public, Private, Incorporated Non-profit)

Financial Assistance may include:

  • 90% Course Cost

  • Training Allowance

  • Supplementary Allowances (such as child care, commuting)


Akwesasne Career & Employment

Support Services


Monday - Friday:

9:00AM - 3:00PM

*Closed 12 - 1 (Lunch)

Saturday - Sunday:


25 Third Street

Akwesasne, QC H0M 1A0

Phone: 613-575-2626

E-mail: info@acessjobs.ca

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