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#Enjoy the Opportunities
Choose an exciting profession!


Looking for stimulating work? Where can you find a wide range of exciting employment opportunities? Granby’s industrial sector will open its doors to you.

This section provides information on the many professional and technical training programs that offer a whole new world of day-to-day challenges. Choose an industrial sector where you can develop your creativity, skills and abilities. In Granby, the manufacturing industry needs your talent!

Here is a list of training programs that provide superb employment opportunities within Granby’s manufacturing sector, some of which are listed in the Top 50 Programs*:

#Educational Institutions
Discover a variety of training programs offered
by the region’s learning institutions.


The Cégep de Granby is the region’s institution for higher learning. It offers a wide range of study programs:

The Centre régional intégré de formation (CRIF) is an organization dedicated to adult learning. It offers:

  • General adult education (High school)
  • Professional training
  • Employability training
  • Recognition of acquired competencies (RAC)

The Brome Missisquoi Campus offers adult training for both French and English-speaking students from across the region, along with the following services:

  • Professional training
  • Part-time individualized instruction, concomitant or traditional;
  • Recognition of acquired competencies (RAC)
  • General adult education

To learn more about the schools that are available in the region, consult the Val-des-Cerfs or Eastern Townships School Boards’ websites.

#Balancing School and the Pleasures of Life
Located in the Eastern Townships’ tourist region


the city of Granby offers a stimulating environment for both outdoor enthusiasts and city dwellers seeking cultural activities and an urban lifestyle:

  • Night life
  • Internet cafés, restaurants, bistros, bakeries, chocolate factory
  • Fashion boutiques and shopping centres
  • Nearby mountains (night skiing and a water park fifteen minutes from Granby)
  • Mountain biking
  • Horseback riding
  • Mountain climbing
  • Golf
  • Boivin Lake and its seasonal attractions
  • Bicycle and cross-country skiing trails
  • Granby’s Festival international de la chanson and its spin-offs
  • Art centres
  • Etc.

Granby is located half-way between Montreal and Sherbrooke, less than one hour’s drive from the large urban centres along highway 10.

#The Benefits of Studying in Granby
Choosing a training program


Choosing a training program in Granby comes with several benefits:

  • Training programs based on the region’s actual needs
  • Financial support from Emploi Québec for those returning to school
  • Manufacturing companies seeking qualified labour
  • Public transportation
  • Granby’s quality of life
  • A range of part-time jobs to help offset the cost of education
  • A proactive school board and a business sector dedicated to promoting work-study conciliation

And especially:

Cégep de Granby, offering:

  • Access to academic scholarships
  • Contests and events
  • A level 2 Cégep Vert du Québec certified environment
  • An online carpool service
  • A student card providing discounts in stores, restaurants and sports facilities. Certain jobs have been reserved for student card holders
  • Free public transportation within the city (with the student card)
  • Several disciplines in intercollegiate sports
  • Elite sport
  • Access to co-operative education

The Centre régional intégré de formation (CRIF) offers:

  • Personalized reception, references, consultants and accompaniment services for adults who are considering a professional or school project
  • Various modes of school attendance to facilitate academic success
  • An online carpool service
  • A loans and scholarship program
  • Access to training as “student for a day”
  • Two work-study conciliation programs
  • Francization and employment accompaniment services for immigrants
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