Westman - Welcome to Brandon

The Welcome to Brandon program is a two-week settlement information and orientation for all permanent residents in the Westman area. Classes are 2.5 hours daily, Monday to Friday. The program is open to all eligible clients including those with little or no English. Language assistants are provided for some of the program. 

Topics include:

  • Learning about Brandon and Canada,
  • Canadian Laws
  • Brandon School Division
  • Employment Resources and Employment Standards
  • Housing and Tenancy
  • Programs available at Westman Immigrant Services
  • Healthy Living
  • Licencing in Manitoba
  • Road Safety
  • Banking
  • Smart Start
  • Learning First Nation and Metis culture
  • Tour around Brandon

Once this program is completed, newcomers are given an appointment time for an English language assessment and are able to begin English language classes.

Please register for this program by calling 204-727-6031 Ext.# 2227

Contact: 12047276031 or [email protected]