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As we respond to the challenges posed by COVID-19, please be advised that we are open to the public Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm to make online appointments. Our workshops, events and one-on-one appointments will continue to be held online until further notice.

Members of the public who have access to computers are encouraged to schedule an appointment online at or by phone at 204-944-8833 to ensure we have no overcrowding, long waits and also to ensure proper social distancing. If you are unable to access online services, please call 204-944-8833 for further assistance.

RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards 2020

Canadian Immigrant magazine has officially begun the online voting stage for the 12th annual RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards 2020, and we are pleased to say that our organization has been chosen to be one of the shortlisted agencies. These awards are known as a People’s Choice Award, so voting is an important part of the process to select the winner.

We are pleased to say that our organization has been chosen to be one of the shortlisted agencies.


Join our Labour Market Connections Program, a series of live-broadcasted events through GoToWebinar designed to assist you (newcomers) in entering the Manitoba Labour Market. These webinars will provide you with an opportunity to better understand Manitoba industries and the related career pathways and/or steps to pursue licensing within your internationally trained professions. You also have the opportunity to have your questions answered (in either English or French).

Newcomers & Manitoba Start Clients

The following services are offered virtually.

Intake Services

  • Manitoba Start registrations
  • Referrals to Settlement Partners Organizations

Career Services

  • Employability Skills Workshops
  • One-on-one coaching
  • Resume development
  • Interview prep (live simulation)
  • Qualification Recognition Information
  • Professional licensing Information
  • Live broadcast events (check website)

Virtual Live Events

  • July 10 – Webinar, SAFE Workers of Tomorrow
  • July 14 – Spotlight on Business: Epic Opportunities
  • July 16 – Spotlight on Business: Partners for Home – Working Safely During COVID-19


To register for Manitoba Start services or for general inquiries, email your Career Coach, or phone 204-944-8833.  Phone and email inquiries will be returned within 24 hours.

Manitoba Start is the first step for all new immigrants to the province.

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All newcomers visit Manitoba Start to connect to settlement, orientation, language, and employment services. Manitoba Start is the leading provider of career development services to newcomers to the Province, and addresses employers’ hiring needs by connecting employers to highly skilled, job-ready newcomers.

We help newcomers prepare for employment in Winnipeg and connect business to the world-class workforce we serve.

How To
Get Started

  • Gather the required documents
  • Visit Manitoba Start to register
  • Receive free services


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Stay up-to-date with events & training opportunities, in the following categories: Employer Cafes, Information Sessions, Industry Insights & Talks, Lunch ’n’ Learns, Job Fairs, Workplace Tours, Programs & Training. All events are at Manitoba Start, unless otherwise specified.

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