We want to help you learn new skills!
Receive the training you need to succeed in your future career with a little help from IGNITE. We’ll provide you with the opportunity to develop essential skills while saving you the cash in your pocket through our new Skills Bundle. We have limited opportunities available. Register below!
Opportunities are exhausted for the 2022-2023 academic year
Open to current or full-time students at Humber College or the University of Guelph-Humber.
Mental Health First Aid Canada
Standard fee: $100 to $300
IGNITE members pay: $50
Through this Mental Health First Aid certification training you will learn a single action plan that includes assessing risk, respectfully listening to and supporting the individual in crisis, and identifying appropriate professional help and other supports that can be applied in many situations. Receive this training to assist someone experiencing a mental health crisis, such as suicidal behaviour, until appropriate professional help is identified. Training will be a virtual course (1-2 days) facilitated by Kristen Yorga from ABK Wellness Consulting
Standard First Aid & CPR/AED (Level C)
Standard fee: $130
IGNITE members pay: $50
Receive a valid 3-year certification in Red Cross Standard First Aid as well as CPR Level C and automated external defibrillator (AED) training in this comprehensive two-day course offering. Learn the skills you need to respond to emergencies at home and satisfy any CPR workplace training requirements. Training will be a blended format of virtual and in-person, facilitated by Toronto CPR.
Skillshare membership – 3 months free
Standard fee: $60
IGNITE members pay: FREE
Take your training into your own hands with a one-month Skillshare membership. Skillshare is an online learning community with thousands of classes for creative and curious people, on topics including illustration, design, photography, video, freelancing, and more. Find the class that’s right for you and take the next step in your creative journey.
Receive training in the following categories:
- Public Speaking
- Fine Art
- Data analysis
- Adobe Premiere
Food Safety Training
Standard fee: $34
IGNITE members pay: FREE
This food safety certification course is recommended for anyone that serves food to others, especially those who serve food to the public. This course satisfies legislated food handler training requirements across Canada and is valid for five years. If you are a current restaurant, day care, camp, or long-term care home staff member, or plan to work in one of these industries in the future, this is the course for you! Certification is valid for 5 years. Please note courses are fully online. To successfully receive certification, all courses and examinations must be completed within 30 days of receiving a confirmation email from IGNITE.
Smart Serve Ontario
Standard fee: $44.95
IGNITE members pay: $20
If you’re in the food service or events industry, this training is for you! The Training Program emphasizes the importance of responsible service and it is meant to serve as a guiding tool for hospitality professionals for acceptable alcohol serving practices. Certification is valid 5-years, from the date of issue. Please note courses are fully online. To successfully receive certification, all courses and examinations must be completed within 30 days of receiving a confirmation email from IGNITE.
Skills Bundle was designed with Humber’s Learning Outcomes (HLOs) in mind.
Learn more about HLOs. [PDF]
Sign up today to hone your skills for tomorrow. Have fun, and good luck!
Please note the cost of SmartServe will be $20 for approved students.
Skills Bundle FAQ - Everything you need to know!
Skills Bundle is a curated program that offers personal and professional development trainings/opportunities for free or at a discounted rate for students. Most of which provide certificates of completion. Follow @shareignite to hear latest announcements for launch dates.
There are limited seats for these opportunities and we will continue to offer these until they are exhausted.
This program is available to current full-time students at Humber College and University of Guelph-Humber, whose final semester of study is Winter 2023 or later.
You are able to select up to 2 of the offered opportunities!
Follow these steps:
- Review our curated list of opportunities.
- Follow the link to complete the online form.
- Once form is submitted, you will receive a follow-up email from IGNITE within 3-5 business days.
YES! University of Guelph-Humber are eligible to apply for this opportunity. Please note you will need your Humber ID in order to access the application. To locate your Humber ID and password, please search your ‘@guelphhumber.ca’ email account for “Humber login credential”, and don’t forget to include ‘@humber.ca’ in your username.
Please send us an email using the contact form below.