Canada Job Grant | ESDC

The Canada Job Grant helps employers train new or existing employees for jobs that need to be filled. This flexible program is designed to meet the needs of businesses of all sizes, in all industries and regions.

Having the right skills helps employees excel and succeed in today’s fast-paced labour market. Find out how the Canada Job Grant can help you.

For Employers

Get help with training costs for new or existing employees.

For Workers

Get help with the training you need for a new or better job.

For Training Institutions

Find out what types of institutions are eligible to deliver training under the Canada Job Grant.

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Other measures to support Canadian workers

Job Bank and Job Alerts

Job Bank allows job seekers to easily search for more and better job opportunities and provides labour market information to help job seekers make informed career decisions.

Job Alerts is a free email service that sends new job posting notifications twice a day.


Apprentices may benefit from one of two types of apprenticeship grants or a tax deduction. Employers may benefit from the Apprenticeship Job Creation Tax Credit.

Aboriginal People

A number of Aboriginal Labour Market Programs help Aboriginal people overcome barriers to employment.

People with Disabilities

Labour Market Agreements for Persons with Disabilities and the Opportunities Fund help Canadians with disabilities gain new skills and find jobs.


The Youth Employment Strategy helps young people get the information, skills and work experience they need to be successful in the workforce.

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