Reskilling: Looking to make a change?

Experience a rewarding, full-time career in an innovative industry with unlimited opportunities.

The CASTL Bioscience Reskilling Program

is a 12-week training course that will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to join the highly innovative and rapidly expanding bioscience industry in an entry-level position. If you are looking for a rewarding, well-paid, and secure career in an industry that produces products which help make the world a better and safer place, then we would like to hear from you. 


Currently only available in PEI, the CASTL Reskilling Program provides eight weeks of facilitated learning delivered through Holland College and four weeks of on-the-job training with industry employers.

Your competitive advantage

Following completion of the program, you will enter the bioscience industry in a paid, entry-level position with opportunities to advance and build a rewarding career in the bioscience industry.

The program was designed by CASTL with input from industry, subject matter experts from the National Institute for Bioprocessing Research & Training (NIBRT), Holland College and experts in skills and training.

Designed for Your Future Success

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
  • Basic Mathematics
  • Instrumentation and Data Analysis
  • Health and Safety

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