Human Resources

Maximize the skills of the sector’s workforce by implementing solutions, programs and initiatives to assist in the development, attraction, recruitment and retention of workers, in keeping with the industry’s current and future needs.

Strategic priorities

  1. Mobilization and recognition: mobilize the sector; communicate and celebrate successes.
  2. Adequate job training: strategic and global planning for teaching and training based on current and future business needs.
  3. Continued training and support: develop a culture of sharing, knowledge transfer and skills development.
  4. Recruitment: promote recruitment activities and opportunities.
  5. Retention: communicate and share good retention practices.
  6. Attractiveness: promote the innovation, dynamism and appeal of the industry, as well as its know-how and importance of its trades.
  7. Access to information: consolidate and communicate available resources specific to the industry.

Consult work progress reports

“Many managers of Québec companies tell me that staff recruitment and training are major challenges. Positioning Montréal as a fashion capital means ensuring that we have enough skilled and properly trained workers to successfully sustain the sector’s businesses.”
Claude Marchand
LCI Education Network | LaSalle College
Working Group President

List of Working Group members (2018-2019)

  • Campus Notre-Dame-de-Foy (CNDF)
  • Cégep Marie-Victorin
  • Certex Canada
  • CFP Compétences 2000
  • Cirque du Soleil
  • Collège Durocher St-Lambert
  • Collège LaSalle (LCI Éducation)
  • Confections Stroma
  • Détail Québec
  • École des Métiers des Faubourgs
  • École supérieure de mode ESG UQAM
  • Emploi Québec
  • Ethik BGC
  • Francis Mayer Studio
  • Groupe Dynamite
  • Groupe Mark Edwards
  • Groupe Millésime
  • Hanesbrands
  • Höldur
  • Innotex Protection
  • Joseph Ribkoff
  • la Vie en Rose
  • Le Château
  • Le Grand Costumier
  • Logistik Unicorps
  • Lolë
  • MARIGOLD par Marilyne Baril
  • Ministère de l'Économie et de l'Innovation (MEI)
  • Ministère de l'Éducation et de l'Enseignement supérieur - (MEES)
  • Ministère de l'Immigration, de la Francisation et de l'Intégration (MIFI)
  • Sophie Théallet
  • Vestechpro
  • Vêtement Québec
  • Vêtements Peerless