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Progressive Intercultural Community Services (PICS) Society

Small Business & Entrepreneurship

About Small Business Program

We offer culturally sensitive training, which includes relevant information and orientation, as well as one- on-one advice in the process of starting your own business in Canada.

small business owner happily showing open sign outside his shop

Trainings Provided

10 Weeks of online training

  • Computer skills
  • English language
  • Business concept development
  • Operations and marketing
  • Finances and good presentation
  • Business practices in Canada

10 weeks of one-on-one follow up and advice towards the implementation of your business.

Eligibility Criteria

Immigration Status + Current resident of BC

  • Permanent Resident
  • Refugee claimants

Contact Information