Maria De Guzman: 204-774-7005, ext. 106 -
Abdikadir Ahmed: 204-774-7005, ext.113 -
Employment & Training Coordinator
Jeff Sarmiento: 204-774-7005, ext. 105 -
One-on-one appointments can be scheduled over the telephone or via zoom.
We are available online Monday - Friday to assist you with your job search needs.
Resume and cover letter assistance, job search, workshops and training programs are now available online.
Please check back or follow our Facebook page for up-coming online training programs or contact one of our Employment Counsellors for assistance with a resume, cover letter or job search.
Upcoming Training Programs
Security Guard Training Program
Custodial Skills Training Program
Safe Food Handling Course
Emergency First Aid & CPR Training
There are no training programs available at this time.
Please check back for updates.
Upcoming Workshops and Information Sessions
PREP Employment Readiness Program
The PREP Employment Readiness Program offers free employment services, supports, workshops and employable skills training programs to help job seekers gain job related training and skills that will assist them in gaining meaningful employment.
18 years of age or older
A resident of Winnipeg, MB
Eligible to work in Canada
Unemployed, underemployed or low income
Have a valid social insurance number
Cover Letter Development
Job Search Assistance
Access to computers, photocopier, printer and fax machine
Employable Skills Training Programs
To find out when the next programs are being offered, check back, sign up for our Community Digest, or contact the Employment and Training Coordinator at 204-774-7005 ext. 105 or workprep (at) dmsmca.ca.
For more information on our Employable Skills Training Programs, please click below.
Our Employment Workshops provide information, practical tips, strategies and techniques to assist job seekers find meaningful employment. Workshops are FREE to those who meet eligibility requirements and register with the PREP Employment Readiness Program.
Resume Writing Workshop
Cover Letter Writing Workshop
All workshops are currently delivered online. Basic computer skills, a computer, laptop, tablet or smart phone and reliable internet connection are required.
Click below to find out more information on the Employment Workshops we offer.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to COVID-19, in-person workshops have been paused at this time.
Job Search Workshop
Interview Preparation Workshop
The PREP Employment Readiness Program Job Board is exclusive to registered program participants,
Participants can subscribe to receive the job board weekly by email. It is updated every week with current job openings from a variety of industries relevant to our participants.
If you are registered with the program and would like to subscribe please contact one of our Employment Counsellors.
New to the program?
If you are new and would like to subscribe to the job board, please click below.
What is LinkedIn?
LinkedIn is the world's largest professional network on the internet. It is designed to help people make professional business connections, share their experiences and resumes and find jobs. It is a helpful resource for job seekers that focuses on professional networking and career development.
Employment Resource Lab - SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Every Monday and Tuesday from 1 pm – 3 pm you can drop into our Employment Resource Lab to:
Access computers to work on your resume, cover letter, job search, print rental forms, medical forms, government forms and search for housing
Use our photocopier, printer, fax and phone
Receive assistance with your resume or book an appointment for another day and time
Register for workshops or training programs
Youth Employment Services provides online resources for Income Support, Mental Health, Free Training,
E-Learning and Job Searching. They also provide job postings which are updated every Monday and Thursday.
Click here to visit their website.
Social Planning Council of Winnipeg has a hub of online resources offering various supports, advice guidance and COVID-19 information. Educational Resources, Financial Support for Manitobans, Community Support, News Updates and more. Click here to visit their page.