Welcome to the Career Transition Services (CTS) and Education and Training Benefit (ETB) Portal
Career Transition Services Planned Outage
Date: June 14th 2021
What is happening? Career Transition Services website will be unavailable from 4:00 PM EST to 11:00 PM EST on June 14th 2021. You will be unable to access the website during this time. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience.
Please be aware that some of our VAC CTS-ETB staff are currently working from home as a result of the current COVID situation. They will be calling from a blocked number. If you have concerns about this, please send your employment coach a message through our secure portal.
Alternatively, you can click the chat bubble in the bottom right hand corner of this page to connect with a live agent between 8:00am and 5:00pm in your timezone.
To register for any of the webinars listed below, please see our new Events page in your secure portal, or follow this link: https://avweb.agilec.ca/en/events.
Public Service Employment Opportunities – Join Veterans Affairs Canada on Wednesday, June 16th at 12pm EST for a webinar all about employment opportunities in the Public Service. Presentations from the Department of National Defense, as well as an extended Q&A session with the panelists from the previous event will be taking place. If you are a Canadian Armed Forces member or recently released Veteran, you may be interested in VAC’s Career Transition Services for career-counselling, resume-writing, interview preparation, job searching: Career Transition Services - Veterans Affairs Canada. You can apply to Career Transition Services and get information about other VAC benefits or services through your My VAC Account: My VAC Account - Veterans Affairs Canada.
TAG Logistics Corp. – Join us on Wednesday, June 16th at 2pm EST to learn about a career with TAG Logistics Corp. TAG is committed to being the #1 service provider for the transportation and warehousing industry by committing to continual improvement. With positions ranging from commercial and specialized drivers to warehouse staff, operations management to asset management, TAG Logistics Corp. provides a training program to ensure success with all of their employees. For more information, visit their website at https://www.taglogisticscorp.com/our-company.
Cascade Aerospace – Join us on Wednesday, June 30th at 2:00 pm EST to learn about a career with Cascade Aerospace. As a leading Canadian specialty aerospace & defence company, Cascade Aerospace is trusted for its engineering and maintenance expertise for operators in domestic and international military, governmental, original equipment manufacturers, and commercial environments. The range of support on a diverse range of airframe platforms ensures access to scalable solutions for their customers. For more information, visit their website at www.cascadeaerospace.com.
CGI – Join in Wednesday, July 7th at 2:00pm EST to learn about a career with CGI. With over 400 locations worldwide and over 76,000 consultants and professionals, CGI is among the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world. Their goal is to build trusted relationships through client proximity, providing industry and technological expertise to help meet the needs of customers and citizens. For more information on CGI, visit their website at https://www.cgi.com/canada/en-ca.
Premier Truck Group – Join in on Wednesday, July 28th at 2:00pm EST to learn about a career with Premier Truck Group. With Canadian headquarters located in Oshawa, Ontario, Premier Truck Group is the largest Freightliner Dealer Group in North America. They offer a premium selection of both new and used commercial vehicles, and a full suite of maintenance and repair services with many of its locations open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For more information, please visit their website at https://www.premiertruck.com/.
Landshark Group – Join us on Wednesday, August 11th at 2:00pm EST to learn about a career with Landshark Group. With four distinct divisions (Landshark Drilling, Landshark Locates, Landshark Environmental, Landshark Traffic Services), Landshark provides specialized applications of environmental and geotechnical drilling methods to assist consultants with investigation, monitoring and remediation of soil and groundwater pollution. For more information, please visit their website at www.landsharkgroup.ca.
Herc Rentals – Join in on Wednesday, September 15th at 2:00pm EST to learn about a career with Herc Rentals. With 270+ company operated locations primarily in the US and Canada, Herc Rentals is a pioneer in the equipment rental industry. They continue to evolve and grow through technological innovations, and are continuously seeking to create a supportive, inclusive and collaborative work environment that offers excellent career opportunities. For more information, please visit their website at https://www.hercrentals.com/ca.html.
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Career transition services
- Coaches who understand the transition from military to post-military life
- Coaching to match your skills to the right job
- Coaching and job placement services
- Available at any time during your life
- Available to all veterans post-release
- Available to spouses and partners
Education and training benefit
- More education for more career options
- Support to cover the cost of tuition, books, and some living expenses
- Support to develop your education plan
- Up to $80,000 for education
- Up to $5,000 for professional development
- Available to all veterans with 6 years of service and who were honourably released after April 1, 2006