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  • ABOUT THE PROGRAM

    ACC Business Apprenticeship Program (BAP) is a Work Integrated Learning (WIL) approach that bridges the gap between post-secondary institutions and the business community by supporting students in accessing quality WIL opportunities while assisting businesses with recruitment and accessing student wage subsidies.

    VISION

    "Cultivate in-demand skills and develop leaders by connecting the best and brightest post-secondary students to the business community across the Chamber network."

    HOW BAP WORKS

    BAP OUTCOMES

    • Builds work-related skills and experience in post-secondary graduates, making their skill-sets more attractive to business.
    • Helps solve business problems by providing a temporary workforce boost, and a way to find quality students for internships.
    • Improves learning opportunities for Universities and Colleges. Skilled graduates attract student applicants.
    • Improves students' hire-ability with employers and recruiters when looking for internships and work after graduation.
       
  • FUNDING

    ACC has partnered with the OCC to deliver the Talent Opportunities Program (TOP) to employers who offer quality work integrated learning opportunities (WIL). Utilizing Magnets platform, we offer the following key features:

    • Wage subsidies of up to $7,500 through ESDC's Student Work Placement Program (SWPP).
    • Nationwide student recruitment across 85+ post secondary institutions with one click using the Outcome Campus Connect.
    • Intelligent job matching based on skills, experience, education, and industry-specific certifications.
  • CONTACT Sacha Knorr for more information on how you can access the Business Apprenticeship Program to support your business.
    sknorr@abchamber.ca