Vocational benefits

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The dependent spouse can take advantage of all of the WCB’s vocational services to increase their chances for a better-paying job. Learn about available vocational services.

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As a dependent spouse of a worker whose death was the result of a work injury, you can use any of the WCB’s vocational services to change careers or to obtain the skills to enter the workforce.

Vocational services available include:

  • Vocational counselling
  • Skills assessment
  • Career planning
  • WCB-approved job training programs (tuition, books, fees, other expenses)

Contact information

The WCB is committed to helping you. We are available to answer your questions.

Extended services unit