Support Programs

Funding Supports for Employers

This is a photo of a man having a conversation on a telephoneHiring Workers
Apprenticeship Job Creation Tax Credit
Energy Training Program for Students
Labour Market Partnership Program
Student Employment Programs - Strategic Cooperative Education Incentive
Student Employment Programs - Student Career Skills Development Program
Student Employment Programs - Students In Business Program
START Program

Training Workers
Apprenticeship Training and Trade Certification - Apprenticeship Job Creation Tax Credit
Energy Training Program for Students
Labour Market Partnership Program
Partnerships in Training Program (Filmmakers)
Pengrowth Nova Scotia Scholarship Program - Energy
Productivity Investment Program - Workplace Innovation and Productivity Skills Incentive (WIPSI)
Student Employment Programs - Strategic Cooperative Education Incentive
Student Employment Programs - Student Career Skills Development Program
START Program
Workplace Education Initiative

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The Province provides high quality information about labour market trends to help businesses make sound workforce decisions and plans. Information can be accessed by clicking here.

The Job Bank is an easy-to use online, free resource where you can advertise positions that you need to fill.

The Nova Scotia Business Portal provides easy access to information and links to business programs and services offered by provincial government departments and agencies, as well as information for investors looking to do business in Nova Scotia. The following programs are listed on business.novascotia.ca to help you and your employees, gain the skills your business needs to seize opportunities now and in the future.

Adult Literacy and English in the Workplace

Literacy, learning, and skills training will give your organization a more competitive edge, improving your productivity while enriching the lives and well-being of your employees. It will also allow your employees to perform to their full potential – to grow their roles while expanding their potential to help your organization grow too.

Learn more about Adult Literacy and English in the Workplace

The Nova Scotia School for Adult Learning (NSSAL) provides educational programs throughout the province.

English in the Workplace - an English language program for newcomers who have a job or who have their own business.