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Let us guide you throughout the employment journey
If you are an unemployed, or precautiously unemployed Richmond resident seeking work opportunities, in need of some additional education, training certificate, financial support, or develop the mental readiness for employment, register to be our client and let us guide you throughout your employment journey.
A client journey roadmap
Step 1: Register to be a client of WorkBC Richmond

Account Creation 

Work with an Employment Counsellor to help find a job.

Step 2: Participate in employment services

Employment Coaching

Guided by our Employment Counsellors, we can help you move towards your employment goal. Your personalized action plan will ensure you tap into all the services you’ll need.

Skills Training 

Gaining new skills and credentials could be your edge to advance your career or start a new employment path. Your certification/ diploma/ degree training program could be free.

STOC Program

Need certification required by employers and industries to apply for a job?

Such as Computer Skills, First Aid, Forklift, FoodSafe, Customer Service and more. Contact us to get these certifications for free.

Step3: Seek for employment opportunities

WorkBC Richmond Hiring Events

WorkBC Richmond helps organize monthly hiring events with employers to connect clients with job opportunities. We feature employers such as Amazon, TD Bank and Raymond James.

Wage Subsidy Hiring Incentive

Use government incentives to secure your next job opportunity. Through this financial stimulus, employers will pay close attention to your job application.

Step 4: Start working with government incentives

Job Start Financial Support

Once you get a job offer, we will make sure you access commuting funds, clothes and tools to have a head start at your new employment opportunity.

Other Services

Self-Employment

Are you motivated to start your own business?

This program will empower you to “learn the ropes” and launch a sustainable business. You will be coached every step of the way, while receiving financial assistance.

Self-Serve Service

Self-Serve Services provide you with the information, tools and resources to independently undertake job search, career planning, self-assessment, labour market research or other employment-related activities. For example, you can use WorkBC Richmond's computer to search for jobs and conduct your online job interview.