At Active Professionals, we want to provide you with as many resources as possible to make your transition to Canadian living simple and successful. Below you can find a list of our partners as well as a description of what they can do for you.
Brian Epstein, Coach, Trainer and Facilitator
A Career Management and Leadership Coach with over 20 years of experience, Brain specializes in coaching Executives, Directors and Senior Managers in developing effective leadership skills. These skills will drive results, helping increase morale and profitability in the organizations that you lead. I also coach clients who are re-entering the workforce.
Global Connections ESL
DISCOVER YOUR CANADIAN VOICE!
Did you know that new Canadians who speak with an accent on average earn more than $10,000 per year less than their long-time Canadian counterpart, even if they are more qualified?
Welcome to Canada! You have taken several steps on your journey to the Land of Opportunity. You have Canadian Educational Credentials, you’ve successfully immigrated to Canada, and you have a job in your field. Congratulations, you’ve made!
However…there is still something missing. You feel isolated from your colleagues. You fear saying the wrong thing. You feel frustrated when you’re misunderstood. You don’t always feel confident about expressing your opinions or presenting your ideas around the boardroom table. You worry about how clear and engaging your presentations come across. You fear being perceived as less competent than you really are.
Are you ready to take the next step to make your new Land of Opportunity a reality?
Cross-cultural Business Communication Skills Integrated with Accent Reduction
In our 5-step system, non-native English speakers discover their English voice. Let us help you…
- Build confident relationships
- Project professional excellence
- Shift your career
Discover your English Voice! Call us for your complementary assessment interview at 403-241-1390.
Education Solutions Canada Ltd
Education Solutions Canada Ltd. seeks to transform the lives of students around the world in realizing their infinite potential, through a quality education that a Canadian University would provide.
They believe that learning and education are key ingredients in creating opportunity for young people to achieve their life goals. This unwavering belief compels students to search out places where this mindset is mainstream. Canada is such a country, with many educational institutions that also believe in the value of students and developing the contribution of individuals so they can make a difference in our world. A country that is known for affordable, high quality education. Education Solutions Canada is driven by these ideals and they believe in the student! They also know that the quality of the students educational experience fuels dreams, builds confidence and creates opportunity.
GMS Immigrants & Visitors to Canada Insurance
Whether you’re just visiting, applying for a Super Visa, or planning on making Canada your new home, we’re here to help provide for your emergency medical needs while in the country. The GMS online application makes it easy for you to choose the coverage you need:
- You choose the deductible; $0, $100, $500 or $1,000
- You choose the amount of insurance; $25,000, $50,000, $100,000 or $150,000 in total coverage
- You choose the length of time for which you are covered
No medical questions if you are under 55 years of age.
No waiting period if you apply before you arrive in Canada or are replacing an existing health plan issued by a Canadian insurer. Without existing health coverage, there is a 2 day (48 hour) waiting period if you apply within 30 days of your arrival in Canada, or a 7 day (168 hour) waiting period if you apply more than 30 days after your arrival in Canada.
When visiting Canada, coverage for side trips outside of Canada of up to 15 days each, are included with your Canadian travel medical emergency plan. Please see the policy wording for complete details.
PrepCan is a free online program funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) for candidates who have been approved to immigrate to Canada.
What can you expect from PrepCan?
- Virtual one-to-one consultations with expert Employment Consultants
- An in-depth employment needs assessment and the development of a personalized action plan
- Specialized webinars presented by expert workshop facilitators on effective job search strategies
- Access to exclusive 24/7 website content to better prepare for the Canadian workplace
- Resume and interview preparation for the Canadian job market
- Customized information on the Canadian Labour market, industry trends and business culture
- Guest speakers from service providers, business and industry specific partners
- Referrals to settlement or employment agencies near where they land in Canada
- Live outside Canada
- Have received approval from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) to immigrate to Canada
|Have a Confirmation of Permanent Residence document and a valid Client ID||Fill in the registration form at www.prepcan.ca||An Employment Consultant will get in touch to set up an employment needs assessment|