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Last year, ISANS worked with over 15,000 clients to build a future in Nova Scotia. At ISANS, we help you find your pathway to possibility.

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Using the filter drop-downs, you can select from a number of options to show you the program that fits your unique background and settlement journey

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Practice Interview Program

A job interview is an important part of finding work in Canada. Learning about job…


ISANS offers one-on-one instruction for newcomers who cannot attend regular language training classes.


Our Orientation program provides information to help you you settle in Nova Scotia.

Onboarding Employer Engagement

In this program, our onboarding employer engager works directly with employers across mainland Nova Scotia…

On-Site and Online Recruitment & Career Information Sessions

Our On-Site and Online Recruitment and Information Sessions (ORIS), and On-Site Career Information Sessions (OCIS),…

Nova Scotia Start

Nova Scotia Start helps immigrants to Nova Scotia receive pre-arrival services at the earliest possible…

Newcomer Community Wellness Program

If you’re new to Canada, the Newcomer Wellness Program can help enhance your ability to…

Mom & Baby Class

ISANS’ Mom & Baby Class is a language class for mothers with their babies.

Market-Ready Project

Are you an immigrant entrepreneur with a small-scale enterprise who would like a chance to…

Listening and Speaking at Work (Online)

We offer this 8-week, online course to help newcomers who have a Canadian Language Benchmark…