WatSPEED Career Accelerator Program

WatSPEED Career Accelerator Program

WatSPEED's career accelerator programs equip you with the knowledge and experience needed to achieve a new job or promotion in our disruptive workforce. Combining essential training in technical and professional skills, Programs include a blend of technical and professional training and industry engagement to enhance your job prospects in high-demand fields.

Receive career coaching and supports by YWKW & Uvaro, engage directly with industry clients and mentors, and gain exclusive access to additional learning and development resources to aid in future job searches. 

YW's In Her Shoes/IHCS is working with university of Waterloo WatSPEED to support women and gender diverse learners who are enrolled in the WatSPEED Career Accelerator Program. Learners will participate in Uvaro's Career Success program and receive on-going career coaching from YW's IHCS team throughout the 13 week program.


There are two heavily discounted programs being offered under WatSPEED career accelerator programming:

  1. Secure Coding
  2. Advanced Manufacturing 

To register for these program please click the link below:

What to expect:

  • Receive technical learning from a world recognized education facility UWaterloo WatSPEED
  • Career Success foundations program delivered by Uvaro
  • Career coaching and job search supports (e.g., personal branding, resume building, and interview prep) by YWKW
  • Real-world group projects guided by industry leaders and mentors
  • Opportunities to enhance your professional network

Read about WatSPEED's Collaboration with Upskill Canada to deliver the Career Accelerator Program