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Centre d'education et de formation pour adultes (CÉFA)

PIE (Entrepreneurship)

Have you dreamed of being your own boss? Hosted by Le Centre d’éducation et de formation pour adultes (CÉFA), the P.I.E. is an incredible opportunity for French-speaking adults 18 or older who want to try self-employment this summer and learn how to become an entrepreneur!

In this 15-week program, participants will acquire valuable knowledge and tools to start a business. Participants will keep all the profits from their project and receive a $1,000 bonus for completing the program and submitting the final report! To ensure the quality and success of this program, CÉFA is partnering with regional industry experts who will assist with program development and provide workshops and mentoring.

The program will be delivered in 2 phases:

Phase 1: Theory and Business Plan Development

May 9 to June 30 (8 weeks)

Mornings: theory, workshops, discussions, and listening to guest speakers

Afternoons: personal time to develop a business plan

Phase 2: Business launch July 4 to August 19 (7 weeks)

Launching and managing the business with support from the CEFA team as well as attending weekly meetings to share successes and challenges with peers


Proudly sponsored by:

 Le gouvernement du Canada, l'Assemblée de la francophonie de l'Ontario (AFO), FedNor, Effet multiplicateur nord, Société Économique de l'Ontario (SEO), TD et Cavera Inc.