In Mental Health Crisis?

Call: 1-888-757-7766

Hastings County After Hours for Homelessness Emergency Contact Number

Call: 1-877-528-9514

In Mental Health Crisis

Call: 1-888-757-7766

Hastings County After Hours for Homelessness Emergency Contact Number

Call: 1-877-528-9514



CALL 613-969-8874 and ask for the INSPIRE FUTURES SAO training team to learn more.

A Skills Advance Ontario Training Program designed to create opportunities for Sustainable Employment in the Food Services & Cleaning Sectors.

About the Program:

  • FUN! Engaging with a lot of variety
  • Hands on, experiential, adult learning
  • A combination of “soft” skills with “hard” (technical) skills & essential skills for the sector
  • Participants keep all provided resources & earn industry certificates
  • The training program has been co-designed with food service & cleaning professionals
  • Includes guest presentations from local experts

Classes are held at the Enrichment Centre for Mental Health’s office and in the commercial kitchen at Inspire Cafe which are both located at 250 Sidney St., Belleville.

  • The program runs Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm.  There will be 6 weeks of in class and on-site practical training.
  • An additional 2 weeks of job placement (workplace shift hours)

Let us know you're interested!

Provide us with your contact information and our team will follow up with you.

By submitting this form, I have implied consent to be contacted by the Enrichment Centre.  The Enrichment Centre respects your privacy.  We do not disclose your information to third parties.

Looking for a career in the food service or cleaning sectors?


 Join our exciting FREE training program.

Acquire the skills & certifications that employers are looking for.

Skills Development
  • Teamwork, health & safety procedures, interview and resume preparation, communications and time management
Industry Training
  • Kitchen Inventory, kitchen safety, knife skills, line prep sanitation, knowledge of industrial kitchen, maintenance of small appliances, menu preparation, receipt utilization & control, COVID-19 cleaning protocols, practical cleaning experience in office/kitchen/gymnasium/reception
Employment Support – Two Week Job Trial
  • Gain employment experience to add to your resume and build upon the skills built in the 6 week program, and lead to permanent employment

Retention & Advancement – Support and guidance

  • Receive the support and guidance needed in your employment journey
  • Graduate & employed peer support roundtable


  • If you are currently employed in these industries and are looking to advance or gain the skills to sustain additional hours, we have training courses available.  VIEW courses.

EMPLOYERS – do you have employees who would benefit from additional training time at no cost to you?  Reach out to a member of our training team to discuss a customized training program for your staff.  

VIEW available courses outline.

Contact our office at (613) 969-8874 to set up an appointment to talk with a member of our Training Team or email to learn more about the program and how to secure your spot for our next training session.

EMPLOYERS please reach out to Samantha Drake at (613) 969-8874, to discuss training opportunities for your current staff to increase employment sustainability and advancement.