What is the Canada Ontario Job Grant

Canada Ontario Job Grant (COJG)


Program Information

The Canada Ontario Job Grant offers direct financial support to employers or employer  consortia who are looking to train their employees.

It is available to small, medium and large employers with a plan to deliver short-term  training to new and existing employees. 


 What you need to know:

  • Employers can get up to $10,000 in support for training costs per trainee
  • training has to be delivered by eligible third party trainer
  • Employers with more than 100 employees are responsible to pay 1/2 of the total training costs
  • Employers with less than 100 employees are responsible to pay 1/6th of the total training costs. 
  • for employer groups that want to submit a group application - the consortium stream allows employers to pool their resources to support common training objectives and goals. 


Resources & Information

Frequently Asked Questions for Employers - click here 
Program Information & Updates - click here 
Employer & Training Provider Information Sheet - click here 


How to Apply

If you are interested in applying, we encourage you to contact our team first so we can review the details with you and direct you on how to select us as your service provider. 
The application form can be found here


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