Calendar

Sep
26
Tue
The New Workplace-A New Reality
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

 The New Work place A New Reality

Things have changed and work is not what it used to be. Learn about Essential Skills, how they form the foundation of life, work and learning and how they can boost your job search and career.  Participants will also gain an understanding of employer expectations, respecting colleagues, the need for initiative, receiving feedback and why things are the way they are in today’s workplace. 

Interview Skills – 2
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Interviews kills:

Gain insight into the mechanics and expectations of the job interview, as well as understand the intent of employer questions, types of interviews and how to make a positive impression

Job Search / Networking
Sep 26 @ 1:15 pm – 3:00 pm

Job Search/Networking:   Participants will learn how to use the resources around them to secure employment and tap into the hidden job market!

Apprenticeship – 1
Sep 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Apprenticeship: 

 Participants will learn about the types of apprenticeships, how the system works and how to access apprenticeship opportunities.

Sep
27
Wed
Career Clarification (Bi–Weekly)
Sep 27 @ 1:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Career Clarification:   Participants explore their career possibilities using a personalityand occupational questionnaire to examine their skills, which include: values, interests and abilities. This exploration is vital for individuals that want their career choices to suit them.

Sep
29
Fri
Second Career Information Session – 2
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Second Career InformationSession:   Participants will receive a clear overview of the Second Career Program. This includes eligibility and suitability criteria, financial implicationsand all required documentation

Second Career Proposal Writing
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Second Career Proposal Writing: Participants are guided through a checklist of what the Ministry requires when an applicationis submitted, in order to obtain funding. Examples will be provided.

Oct
2
Mon
Self-Marketing Essientials
Oct 2 @ 1:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Self-Marketing Essentials Part One – Resume and Cover Letter:   Using a holistic approach we gather participant skills (soft and technical) in order to build the foundation of a solid resume and cover letter that truly represents them.

Self-Marketing Essentials Part Two – PortfolioandCallingCards:   Learn how portfolios and calling cards can be used to boost your job search plan.

Oct
3
Tue
The New Workplace-A New Reality
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

 The New Work place A New Reality

Things have changed and work is not what it used to be. Learn about Essential Skills, how they form the foundation of life, work and learning and how they can boost your job search and career.  Participants will also gain an understanding of employer expectations, respecting colleagues, the need for initiative, receiving feedback and why things are the way they are in today’s workplace. 

Interview Skills – 2
Oct 3 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Interviews kills:

Gain insight into the mechanics and expectations of the job interview, as well as understand the intent of employer questions, types of interviews and how to make a positive impression