When a student is completing a placement at your facility as the employer you are eligible to have 50% of the wages covered through the program for up to $5000
We appreciate all the employers who have already signed up to make this program a success. If you are interested in becoming an employer here is some information you need to know:
Employers are required to complete the registration Click here.
Once you have submitted your registration form:
A member of the Ontario Harness Horse Association (OHHA) team will contact you to coordinate a site visit.
How To Prepare for Your Student:
After students have completed their virtual training with Equine Guelph, they will be ready for placement. The placement period must be a minimum of 12 weeks and a maximum of 18 weeks. There is no hour requirement. Employers are eligible for 50% of the wages paid to a maximum of $5000.
Students will send their resumes to you for review, and once a student has been selected and confirmed for placement, a Placement Agreement will be completed.
Weekly timesheets will need to be submitted to email@example.com to track student hours.
At the end of the placement period, employers will be responsible for completing a checklist that the student has the necessary skills to safely work with horses.