Learn + Grow

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Summer Compa​ny​​

Summer Company offers up to a $3,000 grant and provides valuable training, mentoring and coaching to youth 15 to 29 years of age.​​

Small Business​ Accelerator

This program provides mentoring and up to $5,000 for those 18+ wanting to start, buy or expand a business.​​

Ten Thousand C​offees

Students can connect to ask questions, share ideas and form new professional relationships. A coffee is a simple and fun way to meet, engage, and learn from those in the Brampton small business community.​​

Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) Programs

In partnership with the Peel District School Board and the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board, the Recreation division offers ICE (Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship) workshops. A variety of certifications are also offered to align with Specialist High Skills Major goals.

Brampton Entrepreneur Centre & Co-working Space

The facility, located at 41 George Street, will initially offer co-working space as a pilot to allow clients to get a feel of the new experience at no cost. The pilot is also an opportunity for the BEC team to measure project feasibility and efficiency.  At this time the free pilot program will run until the end of June 2019.