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Employer Funding

As a BC employer, did you know you may be eligible to receive up to $5,000 per employee through the B.C. Employer Training Grant program (ETG)?

Support your employees through one of UBC Sauder Continuing Business Studies (CBS) award-winning programs, and equip them with the necessary competencies and capabilities that will add value to your organization. Choose from Agile Leadership, Behavioural Insights, Business Analysis, Change Management, and Project Management, and receive up to $300,000 per fiscal (April 1 – March 31). The intent of the ETG is to support specific job-related skills training, so this must be considered when selecting UBC Sauder CBS courses for your employees.  

What constitutes an eligible training partner?

  • According to ETG, eligible training partners include: BC public post-secondary institutions, industry associations and Small Business BC, among others.

Under Stream 3: Workforce Training, eligible workforce training includes, but is not limited to:

  • Management skills such as strategic planning, leadership, recruiting and hiring.
  • Business improvement skills such as marketing, performance management, communication and sales.
  • Other soft skills such as project management, professional communication and cross-cultural competency.

Visit WorkBC for more information.

If you’d like to learn more about how UBC Sauder CBS courses could benefit your employees and directly impact your organization, contact one of our program advisors today at instructional.support@sauder.ubc.ca.

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