Published on : Thursday, August 17, 2017
Ontario is improving business and technical training for people who work in the art and culture sector, to help them develop their careers and gain the essential skills to support growth and innovation in the sector.
Harinder Malhi, Parliamentary Assistant to Eleanor McMahon, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport, was at the Deaf Culture Centre in Toronto today to announce support for WorkInCulture, a not-for-profit organization that works with training organizations across the province to offer career development and business skills — such as marketing, financial and project management — to workers in the culture sector, including:
This investment — which is part of Ontario’s Culture Strategy — will also help WorkInCulture to improve research and data collection in order to identify gaps, inform training development and deliver on current and future skills needs of the sector.
Investing in Ontario’s culture workforce is part of our plan to create jobs, grow our economy and help people in their everyday lives.
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