As part of your participation in the (MYST) program, personal information will be collected from you including but not limited to your name, social insurance number, contact and demographic information. Following completion of the training, all Participants are required to provide feedback about the program, the outcomes of the training, and whether the training met your employment needs ("Surveys"). You may also be asked if you wish to, or may volunteer to, provide a testimonial regarding your program experience ("Testimonial").
All personal information in the Application (Participant Intake) form, the Surveys, any Testimonial and other information related to your participation in the program (“Personal Information”) is collected pursuant to sections 26(c), 26(e), and 27(1)(a)(i) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. This information will be used for administrative, evaluation, program development, and /or research purposes, including to determine your eligibility for participation in the program. This information may also be disclosed to the BC Ministry of Education, the BC Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction, the BC Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation and/or the BC Ministry of Jobs, Trade and Technology for administrative, evaluation, program development and/or research purposes, and will be provided to the Government of Canada (“Canada”) to meet reporting requirements about programs funded by Canada through the Canada-British Columbia Workforce Development Agreement. If a Testimonial is provided, the Testimonial may be used and disclosed to publicly promote the program.
Consent and Agreement Effective as of the date set out below, and in consideration of the opportunity for me to participate in the MYST program, I:
- Certify that all of the information that I have provided is accurate and complete;
- Certify that I understand that my agreement to provide this information and complete the surveys is a condition of participation in the program;
- Consent to the collection (including indirect collection), disclosure, and use of my Personal Information by the Province of British Columbia and the Government of Canada for the purposes described above;
- Consent to my Personal Information being used to contact me to conduct the Surveys and to request a Testimonial.
If you have any questions about the collection and use of this information, please contact the Director, Employment and Training Programs, by telephone at 250-508-5671, or by mail at:
Director, Employment and Training Programs
Workforce Innovation and Division Responsible for Skills Training
Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training
PO Box 9189 Stn Prov Govt Victoria BC V8W 9E6
I, the undersigned, hereby accept and agree to the above terms and conditions.