Food Processing Skills Canada

Your leader is 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

To access Managing the Virtual Workplace at NO COST please use the code FPSChelps at checkout.

To access National Sanitation Training Program at NO COST please use the code FPSChelps at checkout.

COVID-19 Resource Guide for Food and Beverage Processing Businesses and Employees

Impact Survey on COVID-19 & Your Business

2020 Labour Market Survey - Open to April 24!

Food industry leaders, human resources professionals and industry members knowledgeable about workforce – please assist the industry by completing this 20 minute survey. The results will be critical to future workforce planning.


Talent Attraction – A New Playbook for Industry

Talent attraction is a top priority for industry if businesses are going to grow. The next generation of skilled young people will fill exciting new jobs and replace retiring individuals.

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.

Join us as an FPSC instructor!

Are you interested in developing a career in food industry training? Do you live in a region within Canada? We may have the perfect fit for you.

Future Skills Report

FPSC brought together leaders in industry, education and government to explore future skills in innovation, technology, management and communications. The report is now available for download.


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

Working with industry, for industry.


Participants Engaged in FPSC Initiatives


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


Labour Market Industry Reports


Industry Led Committees & Working Groups

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


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


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


We are the leaders in training and skills development.


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


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


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