An online resource to help:

  • newcomers from a regulated occupation who are considering a shift to an alternative career or unregulated job

  • employers understand the technological sectors in other countries as a means to harness the skills of high-skilled, unlicensed newcomers in alternative occupations.

Employers with jobs that do not need licenses

Gain access to resources that help you hire newcomers with in-demand skills for technical jobs that don’t require a licence.

Newcomers with skills to contribute

If re-entering a regulated career in Canada is not a realistic, practical goal for you, check out IMPACT, a resource that shows you how you can make full use of your experience, skills and knowledge in technology in an unregulated occupation.

Special Features

IMPACT resources for newcomers include:


for newcomers interested in alternative careers in three different technology sectors

Animated flow charts

for varied career paths

Newcomer success stories

in alternative careers

IMPACT resources for employers include:

Employer guides

to hiring internationally trained professionals

Employer toolkit

to provide easy-to-use hiring instruments for testing knowledge of applicants

Inquire About this Program

Interested? Email us to learn more.

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