Employment Readiness with BTG
Bridging the Gap (BTG) is a 20-week employment readiness program that enhances the skills and confidence of young job-seeking Albertans between 15–30 years old. Through a combination of practical training and a 12-week work placement, participants are equipped with the skills necessary to find sustainable employment.
Bridging the Gap is proudly offered in Grande Prairie, Wood Buffalo and Red Deer.
What do employers and participants have to say about BTG?
"It's win/win for me. I get great employees and save money on salaries, which also helps cover some of their training costs."
- Employer Partner, Grande Prairie
"BTG really helped me see my potential, highlighted skills I didn't even realize I had and helped me to re-enter the workplace with more confidence."
- Participant, Wood Buffalo
"The wage subsidy process was simple and stress-free and the return on investment was well worth it. Thank you!"
- Employer Partner, Red Deer