Reskilling Applications

Applicants for the Reskilling Program will be introduced to a variety of topics designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to start a successful career in the bioscience industry including: 

  • Overview of the Biosciences Industry
  • Good Manufacturing Practice/Good Laboratory Practice
  • Laboratory Science 
  • Fundamental Mathematics 
  • Instrumentation and Data Analysis
  • Health and Safety

Applicant Profile:

Successful applicants to the CASTL Reskilling Program will be expected to attend all classes and labs, as well as complete all assignments and quizzes during the initial 8-week training period, facilitated by Holland College. The Reskilling Program is a fast-paced course, which delivers a lot of information over a short period of time. Student attendance and completion of all coursework is considered mandatory. 

  • Applicants must have a grade 12 diploma. Further post-secondary education or relevant work experience would be considered an asset. 
  • Applicant must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada. 
  • Applicants must demonstrate English proficiency
  • Applicant must reside in Prince Edward Island.


  • Effective time-management and ability to multi-task 
  • Proficiency in Computer Literacy Skills and Microsoft Office
  • Experience in a production or manufacturing environment would be considered an asset
  • Work to be performed outside of normal working hours including evenings and weekends when required.  

We want to hear from you. Connect with the CASTL Team to learn more about upcoming reskilling opportunities.

Mitchell Clark
Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Manager