Centre for Workforce Development
Making sure you get the most out of your business
At the Centre for Workforce Development (CFWD), we understand the daily struggles that our local employers face in retaining and growing their workforce. We work in partnership with local Chambers of Commerce, Economic Development and community organizations to develop solutions to your workforce issues.
Through a collaborative initiative called Welcome to the Room (and Bigger Room), CFWD has developed a Regional HR Strategy. Review the strategy and determine how you can help move this forward!
We just released the 2019 Update to our three year strategic Local Labour Market Plan released in February 2018. Download “Gauging the Labour Force Pulse” today! It is also available in French Prendre le pouls de la main-d’œuvre
Gauging the Labour Force Pulse
“If you want to go fast, you go alone. If you want to go far, you go together”. This African proverb is often quote…
Manufacturing Day for Teachers
The local Manufacturing Industry is very robust and accounts for an average of 13% of the total labour force. The oppor…
Skilled Trades Support
Skilled Trades still battles with the stigma of being "a last resort" if you don't go onto post secondary education. Ho…