June 2015

Presenter Name(s): 
Chris Perrin, Program Developer, ESO
Description: 
Over the past two years, Essential Skills Ontario (ESO), in collaboration with the Food Processing Human Resource Council (FPHRC) and with various community service providers, have been working on an innovative workforce development demonstration initiative, Elevate Canada: Raising the Grade for Food Processing. Funded by Employment and Social Development Canada under the Adult Learning, Literacy and Essential Skills Program, Elevate has been helping bridge the gap between vulnerable adults looking for work and different sub-sectors of the food processing industry looking for workers. 
 
Wednesday, June 17 at 1:00PM ET, we invite you to join us for our webinar, Elevate: Final Learnings, where Chris Perrin, Program Developer at ESO, will provide an overview of the initiative, lessons learned and outcomes of the project.
 
In this free, one hour webinar, participants will learn: 
 
About the initiative, the curriculum and the participants
About the different cohorts – and the outcomes of each 
An overall project evaluation
 
There will be time for questions at the end of the webinar.
Webinar Title: 
Elevate: Final Learnings
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As Program Developer, Chris is working to implement various Essential Skills Ontario projects. Previously, Chris worked as an Essential Skills consultant at Douglas College and as an employment counsellor at the Vancouver YWCA. He has a Master's Degree in Public Administration from Queens University and a Bachelor of Arts from Concordia University.

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Webinar Date: 
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 1:00pm