Students Business 2021 / Frequently Asked Questions / FAQ

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GENERAL QUESTIONS

Question Answer
Will there be internships this summer? Due to the current pandemic and for security reasons, there will be no face-to-face internships this summer in our partner organizations.
Are there alternating internships? Webinars about 9 career sectors as well as personalized activities will be available for registered students.
How can I access the short videos of the Useful Kit? All our online activities are dedicated to the participants of our programs. They have received all the information to consult the short videos via email.
Do I need a special application to access your capsules and webinars? Our webinars are dedicated to the participants of our programs. They receive all the information they need to participate by email.

We use the Microsoft Teams platform for our webinars.
The application is free and can be downloaded in just a few minutes.
Please allow 10 minutes before the webinar for downloading. It will be offered to you when you click on the link to access the webinar, following your registration.

 

FAQ FROM STUDENTS AND THEIR FAMILY

Question Answer
Do the short videos cover the same topics as the regular workshops? Yes and more! We’ve added a few relevant topics to complete the learning as much as possible.
Why is it important to follow the live webinars this summer? To learn as much as possible about the various sectors open to you. In addition, this will be your chance to ask your questions to the various speakers.
Will it be possible to ask questions during the webinar? If so, can I send my questions in advance? On the day, there will be a Q&A area during the webinar where you can ask your questions if you have more. A moderator will be present and will make sure to ask them. Be sure to write your question with a vocabulary appropriate to the professional environment.
How can I take advantage of this time to start exploring careers? In many ways: Through our career exploration platform, by viewing our short videos and webinars from last year and by viewing and assisting to the numerous online activities available this year.
Will I receive my two academic units for this program? If all mandatory steps are fufilled, yes. (Registration, parental authorization, being present to all online activities and filling out the end of program evaluation)
Will my child be able to be in contact with a professional? To limit physical contact, registered students will have access to professionals from many sectors via our webinars and our personalised activities.
If I don’t have access to computer equipment right now, what can I do? No worries. The short videos will still be available on our YouTube channel and the webinars will be recorded and available later. You’ll be able to watch them when you get back to school.
If I am not available for the date of a webinar I am interested in, what can I do? The webinars will be recorded and available later. You’ll be able to watch them at a time that’s more convenient for you.
Will the short videos and webinars be available in both languages? The short videos are in French with English subtitles. The webinars will be held in French, but will be available with English subtitles for replay.
When will the webinar schedule be available? The themes of the webinars will be announced as they come up on our plateform.
I am interested in an area not covered in one of the webinars, how can I get more information? The resources of Montréal Relève are there for you. Otherwise, the Government of Quebec’s online IMT resource is very useful.
Is the online content available to the general public? The content is available exclusively for students enrolled in the program this year.
My parents would like to attend a webinar. Are they allowed? Absolutely. Your parents will also be able to follow these webinars with you so that they can discuss them together afterwards.
We invite you to do this side by side, from the same computer, tablet or cell phone. You will be able to access the webinars by following the link sent in the invitation email for each webinar.
Can I suggest a guest if I know someone in the field? Guests are carefully chosen in advance by our team of partnership advisors at Montréal Relève.
If I have questions after the webinars, who can I direct them to? Don’t hesitate to write to us at info@montrealreleve.ca, specifying your full name and the name of your high school.
If I have questions about online activities, who can I ask? Don’t hesitate to write to us at info@montrealreleve.ca, specifying your full name and the name of your high school.
When will the activites be held? They will begin in March and last until end of July 2021
What is the cost of the program? The program is entirely free for the families of the registered schools
I wish to withdraw my application or cancel my presence In order to respect everyone’s schedule, please inform us if you wish to withdraw your application. If you have to cancel your presence for a valid reason, please write to us 24 hours in advance so that we can notify the volunteer mentor.
How can I make sure I am prepared for the activites? Please see the short video we prepared for the students on this subject

 

FAQ FROM ORGANISATIONS

Question Answer
I would like to be a Montréal Relève mentor this year, could I receive young people on internships? Due to the current pandemic and for security reasons, there will be no face-to-face internships this summer in our partner organizations.
Can I stay or become a Montréal Relève mentor for next year? Yes, we invite you to stay in touch with us via our social networks. A member of Montréal Relève will get in touch with you when the next edition is launched.
Is there another way to get involved this year? The only way to get involved this year particularly is to be a guest at one of our 9 webinars.
If I have questions about attending the webinars, who should I contact? Do not hesitate to write to us at info@montrealreleve.ca, it will be our pleasure to answer you and guide you in your preparation.
If I am unable to attend at the last minute and have to cancel my participation, what should I do? Please write to us at info@montrealreleve.ca as soon as possible so that we can find a solution and inform the participants.