SOPA for Youth

SOPA for Youth provides important information on essential skills for success in the Canadian workplace and explores some common Canadian occupations through a self-guided and interactive online course, Passport to Success.

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Are you or do you know someone aged 15-30 and immigrating to Canada soon? Join our ‘Passport to Success’ online course for youth!

Passport to Success is a pre-employment course designed for youth ages 15-30 who are waiting to immigrate to Canada. The course provides important information on essential skills for success in the Canadian workplace and explores some common Canadian occupations.

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About Passport to Success

This course helps immigrant youth ages 15-30 prepare to work in Canada. Register now to get an early start on your job search!

Why Take this Course?

  • It’s interactive and easy to study
  • Access the course from your mobile phone
  • Be more prepared to get a job faster
  • Be the first to earn the Passport to Success course certificate
  • At the end of the course you can meet with an employment counsellor

You Will Learn About:

  • The nine essential skills employers are looking for
  • How to put these essential skills into action
  • Some common Canadian occupations

Passport to Success Eligibility

Who Can Take Passport to Success?

Immigrant youth ages 15-30 who are destined for Canada who have a Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) 6 or higher (Intermediate) or General/Academic IELTS 5.5+ in all skill areas. This course is free for eligible youth.

How Long is the Course?

It will take you between 3-6 hours to complete the course

Technology Needed:

  • Mobile phone, tablet or computer
  • Data or high speed internet access
  • Headphones
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Passport to Success

Course Outline:

Level 1: Skills for Success

  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Numeracy
  • Digital
  • Problem Solving
  • Communication
  • Creativity & Innovation
  • Collaboration
  • Adaptability

Level 2: Skills in Action

  • Continuing Care Assistant
  • Kitchen Helper
  • Retail Sales Associate
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Cashier
  • Mechanic

When you have finished the Passport to Success course, you will receive a personalized course completion certificate, and have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with an employment counsellor.