Workshops

November 2017

 

Interview Skills - "Build Your Confidence!"
November 7, Tuesday 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.     Okotoks Public Library

Do you have an upcoming interview that you would like help preparing for?
Would you like to learn the fundamentals of being successful in an interview?

This workshop will help you to:
  • Understand the different types of interviews
  • Prepare for interview questions including behavioral type questions
  • Learn about best practices and interview etiquette
  • Practice your interview skills to help build confidence
  • Follow-up with employers in an effective way

Resume Writing and Cover Letters - "Tailoring and Targeting!"
November 20th, Monday    10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.    Vulcan Public Library

Do you need help creating or updating your resume and cover letter so that they stand out from the rest?
Would you like to learn best practices and proven techniques?
This workshop will help you to:
  • Highlight your skills and accomplishments to target the position you want
  • Make a great first impression to help you get the interview
  • Learn the basics of composing and customizing a solid cover letter

Career Planning Online - "Kick Start Your Career Path!"
November 22nd, Wednesday   1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.    Claresholm Public Library

Are you looking to change your career?
Thinking about training or furthering your education?
This workshop will help you to:
  • Identify suitable careers that match your interests and skills
  • Utilize the online Career Cruising assessment tool
  • Explore different career options
  • Find resources for education, training and financing options

Personality Types in the Workplace - "Learn More About Yourself and Those You Work With"
November 25th, Saturday   1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.   Okotoks Public Library

This workshop will help you to:
  • Learn about the MBTI Personality Assessment Model (Myers Briggs Type Indicator) and the sixteen different personality types
  • Learn about your own natural preferences and preferred ways of doing things
  • How to choose a career and manage your career based on your personality type
  • Acknowledge your strengths, weaknesses, and contributions to the workplace

 

December 2017

Resume Writing and Cover Letters - "Tailoring and Targeting!"
December 5th   Tuesday    1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.    High River Public Library

Do you need help creating or updating your resume and cover letter so that they stand out from the rest?
Would you like to learn best practices and proven techniques?
This workshop will help you to:
  • Highlight your skills and accomplishments to target the position you want
  • Make a great first impression to help you get the interview
  • Learn the basics of composing and customizing a solid cover letter

To register for workshops in Okotoks and Turner Valley, please call (403) 995 - 4377

To register for workshops in High River, Vulcan and Claresholm, please call (403) 601 - 2660 OR
 toll free 1 - 844 - 601 - 2660

 

***ALL WORKSHOPS ARE AT NO COST***