Applied Skills Learning Curriculum to Empower Newcomer Development (ASCEND) is a blended-learning program for newcomers built with direct insight from Canadian employers, HR experts, immigrant service organizations and skilled newcomers.

Access ASCEND’s dynamic, supportive and interactive content on your own schedule from any device. Build confidence as you learn the soft skills that employers are looking for.

For more information on how to access the ASCEND Program, contact the KIS Employment Counsellor: Vongai Mundiya, (778) 470-6101 ext. 109 | Email: