Employability Skills Workshops
Check our COMING EVENTS for dates when the next series of workshops or alternates will be available. Visit us at our office or give us a call to find out how you can register.
Our workshops series are offered monthly and free of charge. Sign up early for best seat selection
Workshops include the following topics:
Resumes: Information and assistance to update you current resume or build a new one. Learn about different types of resumes and make informed choices about which one is the right choice for you.
Interview Skills: Learn to answer interview questions successfully, how to be prepared, and what to expect at your next interview. Explore follow up and next steps. Get a chance to practice what you have learned by participating in a practice interview with feedback.
Teamwork: Learn how to work effectively as part of a team to boost your employment maintenance skills.
Effective Communication in the Workplace: Learn effective workplace communication skills to meet employer expectations, including some conflict management strategies.
Labour Market Information: Discover current and upcoming opportunities in our region, find out what training opportunities are available, and learn about sources that you can explore for further information. Also, learn how to discover the hidden job market through networking, cold calling, and by learning about how informational interviewing can help you.
Skills & Career Exploration: Uncover your transferable skills and examine how they can be applied to various careers.
Cover Letters: Learn to write effective cover letters to compliment your resume and get you noticed.
Using Internet & Email for Job Search: Explore effective strategies for online job search.
Build Your Self-Confidence in Job Search: Acquire quick and easy self-marketing strategies.
Periodically we offer a variety of other career based workshops.