Services to businesses

Self-funded vocational training services that are specifically commissioned by individuals, organizations or businesses, which may or may not correspond to courses prescribed by the Ministère de l'Éducation et de l'Enseignement supérieure and that correspond to various worker interests or specific business needs.

Formation Québec en réseau

Formation Québec en réseau contributes to the development of workforce skills in order to improve the performance of Québec organizations and businesses.

Tax Credits for Practicums in the Workplace

The purpose of the tax credit for practicums in the workplace is as follows:

  • To ensure that vocational, technical and university training is better adapted to the growing demands of the job market.
  • To improve the level of students’ occupational competencies.
  • To encourage businesses to take more student trainees and facilitate the organization of practicums in the workplace.
  • To support the effort of businesses that contribute to the development of students’ competencies.
  • To strengthen the ties between businesses and educational institutions by putting greater emphasis on practicums in the workplace.


Défi de l'entrepreneuriat jeunesse’s objective is to promote an entrepreneurial culture that fosters the development of attitudes, skills and abilities that will benefit not only tomorrow's entrepreneurs, but also future employees and all citizens. The measures included in this action plan are based on the following three areas of intervention:

  • Recognize school as an essential element in strengthening the entrepreneurial culture among young people.
  • Create an environment conducive to the emergence of a real entrepreneurial culture among youth.
  • Provide effective strategies, accessible and adapted to the needs of young people and future entrepreneurs, so that they may carry out their business project.