The Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) seeks to empower Canadian youth through innovative programs that promote 21st century skills, digital literacy, inclusion, entrepreneurship, emerging trends and technology in education. With exemplary programs like Focus on Information Technology (FIT), ICTC is able to provide the building blocks and pathways for youth to fully participate in the digital economy and for
educators to support the future workforce.
Furthermore, ICTC is a not-for-profit centre of expertise for the digital economy. Through trusted research, innovative talent solutions, and practical policy advice, ICTC fosters innovative and globally competitive Canadian industries empowered by a talented and diverse digital workforce to strengthen Canada’s digital advantage in a global economy.
About the FIT Program
The Focus on Information Technology (FIT) program was developed by ICTC as a solution to future labour needs in ICT and was designed to teach students real ICT skills while completing their secondary education.
With FIT, we are hoping to change the educational landscape of Canada by improving student access to innovative learning and relevant training for our technically driven world. By empowering our youth today with the necessary skills of tomorrow, FIT is helping build Canada’s future workforce and is fostering our innovative future. Our goal is to create a positive learning experience for all Canadian students and help industry gain the talent necessary for future success