Welcome to Food Processing Skills Canada's professional program for New Canadians and International Learners
Start here to access proven skills training that will prepare you for career success in Canada’s food and beverage manufacturing industry.
12 Nationally Recognized Certificates
Certificates provided to learners and an official transcript that can be shared with Canadian employers.
Access for one full year to 20 proven online courses with a value of $10,000.
Professional Job Coaching
Connect with coaches for successful transition into a job with a Canadian employers.
In-Demand Training for Success
A training curriculum designed to give you the skills Canadian food and beverage manufacturing industry employers are looking for.
The Food Safety Readiness Program provides individuals with the skills, resources, and knowledge to successfully and confidently being a career in Canada's food and beverage manufacturing industry — an industry located in urban and rural regions across the country that employs more than 300,000 people.
What to expect from the program
Once you have registered in the Food Safety Readiness program, you will receive training in Canadian cultural norms, employability, and the day-to-day workplace environment, in addition to food safety practices, rules, and regulations.
This online program offers 22 self-paced courses across three progressive levels which are based on the Canadian Learning and Recognition Framework. On completion, learners receive 12 Canadian-recognized certificates and formal transcripts that can be shared with prospective employers and added to your resume.
Auditors & Inspectors
Food Safety Management
Research & Development
Fish Plant Workers
Other Maintenance Worker
Business & Administration
Sales & Marketing
The food and beverage manufacturing industry offers a huge variety of jobs and career paths for individuals in production and office roles. Many of the skills required are also transferrable and the industry welcomes individuals that already have skills from other sectors and professions. If you would like a career in Canada’s food and beverage manufacturing industry, we have an opportunity for you.
Industry at a Glance
The food and beverage manufacturing industry, which is composed of 11 subsectors such as meat & poultry, bakery and dairy processing, is a key economic driver of the Canadian economy and the leading manufacturing sector employer. As a global leader in food and beverage manufacturing, Canada prides itself on high quality, safe food.
If you are an employer in Canada’s food and beverage manufacturing industry this program is also for you. Become a member to gain access to recent graduates of the Food Safety Readiness Program that are trained and ready to start a position at your business.