Start your career with Salesforce

Get accessible technical training in a growing field. Traction on Demand's two-week boot camp teaches the skills you'll need to begin a career using Salesforce.

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Looking to start a career in the Salesforce ecosystem?

Run by Traction for Good, this training program aims to support Indigenous peoples and newcomers to Canada access in-demand Salesforce skills and employment opportunities. By participating in this two-week course, you’ll learn from Traction on Demand’s experts, receive skill-based credentials to highlight your Salesforce knowledge and accelerate your professional development.

The Salesforce job market is growing rapidly, with an estimated 3.3 million jobs expected to be created in the Salesforce ecosystem globally by 2022. Now is a great time to get involved!

What is Salesforce?

Salesforce is an online customer relationship management solution (or CRM). The platform helps organizations of all sizes manage their business processes and data in one central location. Salesforce enables organization to operate more efficiently, so they have more time to focus on the things that matter.

Why Pursue a Career in the Salesforce Ecosystem?

With an expected 3.3 million jobs through 2022, the demand for Salesforce talent is high and the salaries are competitive. The opportunities within the ecosystem are varied and touch every industry. One of the top advantages of a career with Salesforce is the ability to continually grow and pursue new opportunities that align with your interests.

Boot Camp Outcomes

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Credential

Achieve your Business Admin Specialist superbadge with Traction Salesforce Fundamentals

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Business Fundamentals

Our workshops will cover topics like project management, communication and more

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Job Opportunity

Job fair with Traction on Demand and its partners and the opportunity to gain employment at major tech firms

How do I Participate in the Program?

This training course is part of Traction on Demand’s Traction for Good community engagement program. We strive to provide accessible Salesforce training to support and inspire individuals to jump start their careers within the Salesforce ecosystem. As a result, we’ve put together a course that is valued at $2,500 per person. To help cover these costs, we are asking participants to contribute $100 for the course.

We also offer financial assistance as cost should not stop anyone from taking part in the boot camp. Please reach out to the nonprofit that referred you or directly to Georgie Marks at Traction on Demand (gmarks@tractionondemand.com) if you want to discuss financial assistance.

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Our current bootcamp is now closed to applications. If you'd like to be notified about upcoming bootcamps or Salesforce training opportunities, please fill out the form below with your name and email.

Course Requirements

You need to be:

  • 18+ years old
  • Able to commit to two weeks of daily training from 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • English CLB +5 or higher
  • Able to commit to 1 day of preparation before the course
  • Interest in and aptitude for technology and pursuing a career in technology
  • Basic to intermediate computer skills (internet surfing, managing an email account, install apps, upload & download files)
  • May not have have prior experience or knowledge of Salesforce, but must have an interest in learning how you can advance your career within the industry

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