Foundations in Hospitality for Indigenous Youth

Ballad Consulting Group Inc.


Description
Provides a program that will prepare Indigenous youth for entry level employment in hospitality in 11 weeks.

Service provides:

  • a program that will prepare Indigenous youth for entry level employment in hospitality in 11 weeks

Includes:

  • 8 weeks in the classroom and 3 weeks in a paid work placement
  • a focus on soft skills and professional skills
  • resume writing
  • job search and interviewing skills
  • a monthly living allowance
  • all materials and supplies
  • hospitality courses certified by the American Hospitality Lodging Education Institute (AHLEI)
  • employment certifications such as Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS), Food Safety, First Aid, and Pro-Serve
  • public transportation support
  • 90 days of continued support after program completion
  • Grounding Ceremony and Elder Blessing
  • opportunity to meet experts in the hospitality industry
  • excursions outside the classroom
  • mentorship and coaching.

Affiliation: Government of Canada’s Youth Employment and Skills Strategy
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • Indigenous youth 15 to 30 years facing employment barriers 
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

Waiting period varies and can be up to four months. 


Toll Free
1-855-295-7180 Ext. 1
Web Site
https://balladgroup.ca/courses/foundations-in-hospitality
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
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Last Verified On
August 24, 2023
Address
10310 Jasper Avenue
Edmonton, AB, T5J 1Y8
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM