IENA Work in Canada Program
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IENA Work in Canada Program


Canada: Banff, Barrie, Brooks and 15 other cities


  • Administrative
  • Business
  • Camp Counselor & Trip Leader
  • Communications
  • Construction
  • Culinary Arts & Cooking
  • Finance
  • Horticulture
  • Hospitality
  • Human Resources
  • Information Systems
  • International Relations
  • Marketing, Advertising, & PR
  • Resort
  • Ski Resort
  • Tourism

Program Duration

3-6 Months, 7-12 Months

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Age Requirement Varies

Participation Guidelines

American Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Accommodation Options

  • Apartment/Flat
  • Dormitory
  • Other

Salary & Compensation

Prevailing wage

Experience Required



You must:

- Be aged 18 – 35 (inclusive).
- Be a US citizen (with a valid US passport).
- Have a clear criminal record.
- Have proof of support funds equal to at least CA$2,500 on entry to Canada.
- Have proof of adequate medical insurance (including personal accident and repatriation of remains) on entry to Canada in excess of CA$25,000 as you will not be covered by the Canadian socialized medical system while working in Canada. You can provide your own coverage or you can purchase insurance through IENA.
- Not bring dependents with you to Canada on this program.

** You can participate in the program twice if you meet eligibility requirements.

Minimum Education

High School

Application Procedures

  • Online Application
  • Transcript
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Letters of Reference