Cross Cultural Training Program 

Get cross-cultural training and support for your team and reduce your recruitment, retention and training cost, while increasing your organization’s appeal to internationally trained individuals.


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Get Cross-cultural Training Support for Your Team

  • One-on-one consultations
  • Team-building cross-cultural communication training
  • Orientation and onboarding for newly hired newcomers and their supervisors/team
  •  Post-recruitment support

Why You Should Join the Program

How Cross-cultural Training will Help You Succeed

  • Increase cultural diversity.
  • Help navigate across cultures to boost positive business communication, productivity and engaged employees. 
  • Effectively recruit, onboard, manage, and retain a diverse workforce with the appropriate skills, knowledge and abilities for the future.

Eligibility Criteria for the Cross Cultural Program

Must be a partner with World Skills Employment Centre

Program Frequency

Throughout the year

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See What Past Clients Have to Say About Their Experience

“I’m an international medical graduate in orthopedic surgery who migrated to Canada, wondering how to start my life all over again. I was strongly recommended by several people to try the Catholic Centre for Immigrants services and World Skills who gave me information on how to prepare for my licensing exams and connected me to some people who were going through a similar process, which to this day was the most important advice and connections that I have received in my transition. I was encouraged, lifted up and healed psychologically. I also used tl;o think resume writing was so easy until I underwent a course with them on career transitions. We went through resume writing, customer care skills and relations in the Canadian setting, something that boosted my confidence and helped me prepare better for job interviews. They regularly sent us job adverts from which I was able to secure a job with the Public Health Agency of Canada after they helped me with resume writing for that particular job and a mock interview. My family and I are now happier and greatly thank World Skills for their support. Thanks once again, this is from the bottom of my heart. Long live World Skills.”

Michael Thu

“It was great and very helpful to have volunteers from the Career Transitions Team. They were flexible, eager, enthusiastic and most of all, allowed us to assist patients/clients in their preferred language; this contributed to provide a welcoming environment and positive experience in our clinic.”

Bruyère Family Medicine Centre

Other Programs

Discover the Other Workshops, Programs and Services World Skills has to Offer

World Skills For Employers 


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Discover how your business can hire skilled immigrants and play an integral part in the team.

Coaching and Networking Events


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Learn about how you can share best practices and provided employment insights as well as expert coaching for newcomer job seekers.


Job Fair Program


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Get access to employers and on-the-spot job openings insights at our Annual Job Fair. You will connect with employers, employment and job search experts.

Corporate Mentorship Program



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Corporate Mentorship Program provides mentoring services to highly skilled newcomers. Since 2010, over 1,000 newcomers have received mentoring services to help them secure employment.

Learn More About the Cross Cultural Training Program

Reduce your recruitment, retention and training cost, while increasing your organization’s appeal to internationally trained individuals, through our cross-cultural training and support model, designed specifically for you and your team!

 Want to Learn More About our Services? 

Let us guide you in the right direction to find highly skilled newcomers for your business. 



Contact Us

Phone: (613) 233-0453
237 Argyle Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1B8


World Skills gratefully acknowledges the generous support of our funders:

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