Food Processing Skills Canada

Your leader in skills development.

A remarkable 1 in 8 Canadians are employed in the Canadian food and beverage manufacturing industry. When you think of businesses in this industry that are located across the country, think of the dedicated and skilled individuals that make certain food is produced with the highest safety and quality. It is easy to understand why Canada’s food and beverage sector is a leader around the globe.

At Food Processing Skills Canada, it is our job to support people with the best skills development and training. We focus on businesses by providing labour market analysis, funding support, e-learning and certification. And with our Learning & Recognition Framework – the first of its kind in Canada – curriculum, courses and accreditation will become aligned.

Join us in professionalizing an extraordinary industry.

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COVID-19 Resources

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Understand the advantages to business and employees of remote work, in addition to managing issues and addressing challenges as they may arise.

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An essential information resource for food processing industry sanitation workers related to the principles of cleaning and sanitation, as well as common food industry practices.

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Integrate comfortably into Canada as a temporary foreign worker during COVID-19 with this comprehensive course on the global pandemic and best practices to keep your family and workplace safe while preparing for work.

A guide for food and beverage processors on managing impacts of the COVID-19 global pandemic and supporting temporary foreign workers in the workplace.

LATEST NEWS

Future Skills Centre announces $37 million investment for innovative and responsive solutions to Canada’s evolving labour market

30 projects to fill employers’ skills gaps and help workers gain in-demand skills in post- pandemic period.

Changes to BC Post Farm and On Farm Food Safety Programs respond to COVID-19 global pandemic

Immediate, one-time funding available for Personal Protective Equipment

Youth, Recent Immigrants and Indigenous people are highly motivated to find employment

Research completed by Food Processing Skills Canada is providing employers with valuable insight into the motivations, perceptions, interests, challenges and preferences of prospective employees for the food and beverage manufacturing industry.

Evolving how you lead in a world of accelerated change

Resilient organizations and leaders are like putty - stretched, pulled and twisted, yet still hold their shape.

MEMBERSHIP

Welcome to Canada's top loyalty program for the food & beverage manufacturing industry.

Working with industry, for industry.

800+

Participants Engaged in FPSC Initiatives

50+

Impactful Meetings With Government, Associations, Educators, and International Partners

40+

Labour Market Industry Reports

15

Industry Led Committees & Working Groups

”The skill of your workforce matters. Let us help your employees be their best.“

INNOVATION

We provide businesses with the tools they need to create an innovation culture.

COMPETITIVENESS

We know a competitive business is a prosperous one and the right people play a lead role.

BEST IN CLASS PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

We are the leaders in training and skills development.

RELATIONSHIP BUILDING

We understand that collaboration and partnership is the pathway to growth.

PROACTIVE APPROACH

We provide the latest labour data and trends to stay ahead of skills requirements.

AFFORDABILITY

We make certain our tools and resources are accessible, relevant and affordable for businesses.