To register for any of the workshops below, call or visit one of our Employment Service locations (see the map below). Workshops marked with an asterisk (*) are being offered at both our Petawawa and Deep River locations.
3025 Petawawa Blvd.,Unit D
43 Champlain Street
Young Employee Outdoor Safety *
July 4 / 9:30 - 11 AM
This online awareness program is designed for young workers who will be performing manual labour or working outdoors.
Get That Job: Student Edition
July 5 / 1 - 3 PM
August 16 / 4:30 - 7 PM
Are you looking for a summer job, or ways to find a part-time job during the school year? Join us to learn where to find potential opportunities, how to write a resume and cover letter, how to make a great first impression, and more!
Resume Clinic 101
July 10 / 1 - 2:30 PM*
July 25 / 9:30 - 11:30 AM*
August 23 / 4 - 5:30 PM
Learn to develop a resume that will highlight your strengths, and effectively market your skills and experience.
Exploring Your Career Options
July 12 / 9:30 - 11:30 AM
August 21 / 1 - 2:30 PM*
Career Cruising is an online tool that can help you to plan a path to success.
Excellence in Customer Service *
July 17 / 9:30 - 11:30 AM
August 13 / 1 - 3:30 PM
This online program introduces potential customer service representatives to the fundamentals of customer service, and highlights specific strategies to communicate effectively with customers.
Ace the Interview
July 18 / 1 - 2:30 PM*
August 15 / 9:30 - 11:30 AM
At this workshop, we will review non-verbal communication skills, and practice some common interview questions.
July 19 / 9:30 - 11:30 AM
July 23 / 9:30 - 11:30 AM *
WHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System) is the national standard for hazard communication in Canada. All employers are required to educate their employees about the safe handling, storage and use of controlled products in the workplace.
Resume & Cover Letter Drop-in
August 7 / 9:30 - 11:30 AM*
Drop by our office with your resume, and get advice and feedback from one of our employment counsellors.
Job Search Strategies
August 9 / 1 - 2:30 PM
At this workshop, learn how to access the hidden labour market; organize and track your job search activities; use the internet as a job search tool; and enhance your networking potential.
Occupational Health & Safety for Workers
August 17 / 9:30 - 11:30 AM
This onlne program was developed to give workers an understanding of the Ontario Occuptional Health and Safety Act (OHSA), and to explain the three basic rights that are afforded to each worker under OHSA.
What do I have to offer?
August 29 / 1 - 2:30 PM
Get a better understanding of the skills and experience you have to offer to an employer.