Are you ready for work? Do you know what to expect or what employers will expect from you? Sask Polytech's employment readiness programs prepare you for the world of work through both in-class and on-the-job training.

An employment readiness program will help you identify current skills and build new abilities through classroom and work placements. The focus is on employment skills evaluation and training, including resume and portfolio development, computer and job search skills, and high demand employment certificates.

You will enjoy one-on-one support and small group learning. We collaborate with local businesses and industries to give you learning and work placements. CLB 6 is a pre-requisite.

Program overview

  • All programs run Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • A partnership with the First Nation Employment Centre in Regina.
  • You earn industry required safety certifications.
  • You gain work experience and references through work experiences of a minimum duration of four weeks.


  • Creation of portfolios, including resumes and cover letters
  • WHMIS, Food Safety, First Aid/ CPR and other safety certificates as required
  • Essential and employability skill development
  • Work placement

Length and start date

Start date(s): 

Application deadline Delivery dates
August 1, 2022 August 29, 2022 - January 13, 2023
October 1, 2022 November 1, 2022 - March 22, 2023
December 1, 2022 January 19 - May 31, 2023

Length: 16 weeks


Regina campus


There is a limit of 15 participants chosen from among eligible candidates.

Criteria for application:

  • Successful applicants will be contacted and invited for an interview.
  • Application deadlines are August 1, October 1 and December 1, 2022.
  • Selection will be made within two weeks after the deadline.
  • For further information, please contact Ron Pratt at 306-924-1606 or

Tuition and fees

There is no cost to attend. Participants may qualify for financial assistance through the Provincial Training Allowance.

Contact us

Contact Literacy and Adult Education to arrange for an intake assessment, or to discuss program details.