Career Enhancement (STAGE) Program

The Skills Training for Achievement of Gainful Employment (STAGE) program is a free Career Enhancement program provided by the Prince Albert Multicultural Council and funded by the Government of Saskatchewan.

The program is a 30 hour-per-week, 17-week long program that:

  • increases your skills needed to get and keep employment, including written and oral communication, job search, computer use, handling conflict, math, customer service, and other soft skills

  • offers a work placement to gain work experience and apply your skills

  • includes job search assistance to sharpen your resume, cover letters and interview skills

  • provides ongoing career guidance to maintain employment 


A training allowance is available for eligible participants.

The program is available to all eligible non-working people.

For persons whose first language is not English, a Canadian Language Benchmarks (or equivalent) minimum skill level of 6 or higher is required.

The Career Enhancement (STAGE) program has officially CLOSED registrations for our March 2021 start.

Please check back in July/August for more information regarding our next (Fall) intake.

Eligibility requirements to take part in our Career Enhancement (STAGE) program include:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

  • Must be unemployed

  • Legally entitled to work in Canada (hold a valid Social Insurance Number and/or a valid work permit) AND one of the following:

    • The applicant is a born Canadian citizen

    • The applicant is a permanent resident 

    • The applicant is a temporary resident with a valid work permit who is authorized to remain in Canada for at least two months

    • The applicant is a Naturalized Canadian citizen

All eligible applicants must also:

  • Complete registration and language level assessment testing as necessary

  • Maintain satisfactory attendance in class and during work placement

  • Willing to comply with Saskatchewan's workplace safety; ex. Saskatchewan Workers Compensation Board, etc. and PAMC's policies

For more information, please contact us at the number provided below.