Algoma Workforce Investment Corporation (AWIC)


We have gathered data to keep you informed and prepared, whether you are looking to hire, research trends in your industry or access labour market information to help with your planning.


Make Informed Decisions

As an employer, it's important to know the full extent of available resources to help grow your team. From hiring incentives to labour market information, we have what you need to know.

Within the following resources, you will find information on how to attract and retain skilled workers, including information on apprenticeships, summer students and hiring persons with disabilities.

Hiring Resources

DOLLARS AND SENSE 2018: A guide to employer training credits, incentives and supports

With this edition of Dollars and Sense: a guide to employer training credits, incentives and supports, Algoma Workforce Investment Corporation (AWIC) has gathered information from a variety of government and agency sources including websites and current publications.

AWIC is committed to providing relevant workforce information to employers in order to help individuals get the training, skills and experience to achieve their career goals. This guide is meant to show that there are many tax credits, wage incentives, programs and resources available to help employers make their workplaces more efficient, productive and cost-effective.

Taking advantage of these programs will allow employers to defray costs associated with training new hires and apprentices, hiring co-op and summer students and much more.


Apprenticeship Information

Check out the link below to learn more about the different hiring incentives, government resources and tax credits available for employers in a skiled trade.