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Bridging Program for Technical Professionals

Friday | November 25, 2016 | by WES Global Talent Bridge

A group of internationally trained technical professionals

Are you an internationally trained professional with a technical background? The Middle Level Managers (MLM) with Technical Background Bridging Program may be for you. This full-time program has been designed for internationally educated professionals with technical backgrounds such as engineering, architecture, science, environmental science, information technology, and other relevant disciplines.

Participants get the following benefits:

  • Intensive (15 weeks) training in project management and soft skills
  • Financial assistance may be available for those who qualify
  • Participants who successfully complete the program will receive the Project Management for Technical Professionals Certificate from Ryerson University
  • Preparation to take the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam
  • Extensive job search support

Visit the Ryerson University Chang School for Continuing Education for more information on the MLM program.


WES Global Talent Bridge is a program dedicated to helping skilled immigrants fully utilize their talents and education in the United States and Canada. Global Talent Bridge joins with institutional partners and community organizations to help skilled immigrants leverage their training, achieve their professional goals, and contribute their talents to their full potential.