Youth Boost is an initiative to help young job seekers prepare for their career. With support from our partners, we’re proud to connect you with free resources and tools to help you build in-demand skills, strengthen your job search strategies, and make informed career decisions.
Youth Boost helps young job seekers build the digital and human skills they need to succeed.
Your free account gives you access to a series of learning labs, resources, and courses from our partners, all of which are developed to help you understand and build the skills that are in-demand by employers across different industries. You’ll also have access to resume and interview preparation tools.
Our goal is to help you strengthen your portfolio of skills and projects so you can demonstrate your readiness and experience to employers.
Employers share opportunities on our platform every day. Your account makes sure you don’t miss the jobs that match your skills, experience, and career goals.
Youth Boost will also connect users to paid placements offered through the Canadian Digital Adoption Program (CDAP) Boost Your Business Technology Grant, funded by the government of Canada. Participants will gain valuable experience implementing and managing technology solutions and strategies.
Indoor Environmental Specialists Inc.Digital Marketing Specialist
Chatham, Ontario, Canada
Job Description: IES is looking for a youth between the ages of 18-30 who is currently attending or has graduated from post-secondary within the last 2 years to join our team as a Digital Marketing Specialist. This position will begin on contract and may lead... See More
Deadline: June 19, 2023
AMR Interior Design & Drafting LtdClickUp Specialist
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
About AMR Design AMR Interior Design is an award-winning interior design firm with expertise in remodeling executive homes and businesses for successful professionals in Edmonton and surrounding areas. We are knowledgeable about, and involved in, every aspect... See More
Deadline: June 10, 2023
Victoria Whole Foods Inc.Social Media Content Creator
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
As a Social Media Content Creator, you will be responsible for creating and publishing engaging content across our social media platforms. You will be an integral team member and will work closely with owners. Key Tasks: Create and curate engaging content for... See More
Deadline: August 01, 2023
NIKONAL INC.concepteur web
Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Deadline: June 01, 2023
Instantly access new and featured courses from diverse partners across Canada. Courses and labs focus on in-demand digital and human skills.
Add new skills to your profile as you complete learning labs and courses to get matched with relevant job opportunities posted.
Learning labs are developed with support and input from employers, industry leaders, and educators. You’ll complete projects based on real challenges, using real skills needed in your industry of choice.
Youth Boost offers resources from partners across Canada to help youth job seekers build digital and human skills.
How do you plan your career? What’s an elevator pitch? How can your resume make the strongest impression on employers?
Prepped is a digital program that provides tools and training to help you improve your job search. Prepped takes the often overwhelming process of a job search and breaks it down into a series of simple exercises and learning modules.
Looking to enhance your soft skills? ICTC’s Agile Industry Mindset (AIM) course will help you cultivate the critical social and emotional skills you need to succeed in any digital work environment. Blending virtual instructor-led training, student-driven learning, and interactive story-based learning with video-based practice, the AIM course is designed to help support a healthy work culture by fostering social awareness, emotional intelligence, and active communication skills. This course is available with your Youth Boost account.