Development Centre

The Development Centre provides Continuing Education, Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL); and a variety of Certificate Courses for non-certified frontline care providers who are aiming to gain provincial CCA Certification. It is also able to accommodate or arrange customized training requests from employers. For further information please contact the Centre at 902-895-8339 or our Head Office at 902-843-4290.


This program is of interest to those individuals who are seeking a rewarding career in the health care sector, where employment opportunities continue to grow. Futureworx currently offers CCA programs in Truro, New Glasgow, Bridgewater, Antigonish and Cape Breton. Please note that program offerings in any location, other than Truro, are subject to funding and cannot be guaranteed.

Program Duration: Full Time – 40 weeks – Customized Full Time/Part Time: 52 weeks

Click Here for more information on the Continuing Care Program and Industry. If you require more information or would like to learn more about upcoming program start dates and locations – please Contact Us.

Futureworx is now a Nova Scotia Works Employment Services Centre. We help job seekers and employers navigate a range of programs - from career planning, job searches and on-the-job development to recruitment, planning and HR support.

The Employability Skills Assessment Tool (ESAT) provides a framework and quantitative assessment methodology for the development of nine employability skills: motivation, attitude, accountability, time management, stress management, presentation, teamwork, adaptability and confidence.

2 days ago

We value our partnership with the Truro Chapter and praise the great work Autism Nova Scotia does in our communities across the province! Understanding 🔹 Acceptance 🔹 InclusionToday, we were a proud sponsor and participants in their ‘Walk YOUR Way’ fundraising event. An event crucial to their ability to provide programs and services for the Autistic community across Nova Scotia. ... See MoreSee Less
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We would like to congratulate The Confederacy of Mainland Mi'kmaq on the Grand Opening of their brand new space! A BEAUTIFUL building that will foster synergy across so many departments! ... See MoreSee Less
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Happy Pride Month! We value the power of diversity, equity, and inclusion in our workforce, our relationships and our programs and services. ... See MoreSee Less
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5 days ago

Are you new to Canada and looking for work? Let us help you!! Futureworx in collaboration with ISANS, Yreach Truro Colchester, and our Nova Scotia Works Centre, are hosting an information session on Friday, June 16th at 80 Glenwood Drive, Truro for newcomers. For more information, contact us at 902-895-2837 ... See MoreSee Less
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1 week ago

It is a privilege to attend Skills Canada National Skills Competition in Winnipeg, as a proud partner and as an exhibitor! This national event brings together over 550 student and apprentice competitors from across Canada to participate in over 40 skilled trade and technology competitions. This stellar event brings together key industry players, policymakers, and educators, to discuss and learn more about the latest trends and pressing issues facing the skilled trade and technology sectors. Our CEO, Randy Lindsay was a Moderator for the Skills Symposium where industry, government and education had the opportunity to meet, exchange and share knowledge. This year’s theme was: Embracing Adaptability: Navigating Change in the Skilled Trades and Technologies. Congratulations to the students and apprentices from across Canada who have demonstrated their skills and earned their place to compete at this competition! ... See MoreSee Less
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NSW Offices:
Truro - 902-893-6859
Elmsdale - 902-883-7010
Tatamagouche - 902-657-0180

Head Office:
14 Court Street, Suite 305
Truro, NS B2N 3H7

Tel: 902-843-4290
Fax: 902-843-4294

Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm