Skills Training & Upgrading

Take the Step to Build Your Future!

The YWCA Skills Training and Upgrading program appreciates the strength it takes to return to training.

We recognize your current skills and will assist you in planning your next steps!  We’ll make it a comfortable learning experience and will help you meet your goals.

Build your employability skills


Be confident to apply for jobs


Upgrade for credits or for the GED

Learn new computer skills

Sharpen skills for Apprenticeship Training

We’re here to help you!

Full-time and part-time Skills Training & Upgrading Classes in St Thomas and Aylmer
Monday to Thursday 9:00 am to 2:30 pm

Computer Basics and Your Money Matters sessions will run throughout the year at both our St. Thomas and Aylmer locations. Please call either location listed below to register with our wait list and discuss upcoming class availability.

YWCA St. Thomas-Elgin building

St Thomas

YWCA St. Thomas-Elgin
16 Mary St. West

(519) 631-9800

Aylmer Community Services


Aylmer Community Services
25 Centre St.

(519) 765-2082

Get started today!

For information or to learn more about the registration process for one of our programs, please call us in St.Thomas at (519) 631-9800, in Aylmer at (519) 765-2082 or complete the form below.

Please note inquiries will be reviewed within 2-3 business days.

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