connect2SKILLS Warehousing-Logistics has closed its office to the public until further notice as a precautionary measure in response to COVID-19. Workforce Planning Board and connect2SKILLS staff are working remotely. We will continue to support our partners and participants in the communities and will respond to inquiries for information and service. Stay safe.
VIsit the Workforce Planning Board of Grand Erie website for up-to-date local labour market information.
Serving the Grand Erie Region!
(Brantford-Brant, Norfolk, Haldimand, Six Nations and New Credit)
Are you looking for a full time job?
connect2SKILLS offers 6 weeks of FREE training in our classroom in Brantford and 2 weeks PAID job placement to prepare you for the Warehousing-Logistics industry in the Grand Erie area!
What else do you get?
Financial and social SUPPORT
Free FOOD during training
CONNECTIONS to local businesses
FIRST AID/CPR Certification
Opportunity for full EMPLOYMENT
CERTIFICATE of Recognition from Conestoga College!
Workers who handle, move, load and unload materials 50 lbs or less and over 100 lbs with a variety of materials handling equipment.
Shipper & Receiver
Workers who manually ship, receive and record the movement of parts, supplies, materials, equipment and stock to and from an area.
Workers that use basic communication, math and literacy skills to operate technology to co-ordinate the activities of drivers and other personnel.
Warehousing-logistics is Brantford-Brant's 4th largest employer and is expected to grow by another 20% between now and 2021.
*Source: Warehousing and Logistics Strategic Plan, 2017