Upcoming Employment Workshops

Upcoming Workshops


Upcoming Workshops

Workshops in Petawawa

For dates and information on any of the workshops below, visit us at 3025 Petawawa Blvd. or call (613) 687-1717. 

Resume Clinic
January 18 / 9 AM - Noon (Drop-in)
February 15 / 9 AM - Noon (Drop-in)
March 15 / 1 - 3 PM (Drop-in)
Bring your resume to 3025 Petawawa Blvd. Unit D and get tips on how to make it more effective for this labour market. Our door is open if you need help getting started. 

Take Control of Your Career
January 5 / 8 AM - Noon (Register by January 2)
February 9 / 8 AM - Noon (Register by February 7)
March 9 / 8 AM - Noon (Register by March 7)
Are you looking for a change in your career? Learn the key steps to explore and market your transferrable skills. 

Exploring Legitimate Flexible Jobs
January 29 / 1 - 3:30 PM (Register by January 25)
February 22 / 9 AM - Noon (Register by February 20)
March 12 / 9 AM - Noon (Register by March 8)
Come to one of these sessions if you are interested in exploring legitimate jobs that will allow you to work from home. 


Workshops in Deep River

To register for any of the workshops below, visit us at 43 Champlain St. or call (613) 584-1717. 

Resume Clinic
January 8 / 1 - 3 PM (Drop-in)
February 12 / 2 - 3 PM (Drop-in) *this will be a special clinic for youth (ages 15-29)
February 27 / 10:30 AM - Noon (Drop-in)
March 21 / 10 AM - Noon (Drop-in)
Drop-in to 43 Champlain St. and leave with a resume. Our door is open if you need help getting started. 

Cover Letter Clinc
January 16 / 2 - 3 PM (Drop-in)
March 26 / 1 - 3 PM (Drop-in)
Writing the perfect cover letter can be difficult.  Drop-in for any of these sessions and get advice about what employers are looking for in a cover letter.

Second Career Information Session
March 5 / 1 - 2 PM (Please register by February 28)
Laid off? Medically unable to do your job? Having trouble re-entering the labour market after time away? You may qualify for up to 2 year of post-secondary. Second Career provides financial support to help laid off Ontarians participate in training. Come in and see if this program is the right fit for you!

Ace the Interview
January 29 / 1 - 3 PM (Please register by January 24)
February 21 / 1 - 3 PM (Please register by February 14)
Do you want to feel more confident and comfortable in your next job interview?
This workshop will help you to develop good answers for difficult questions, and showcase your abilities in a way that will get an employer's attention.
Topics include: interview etiquette, before and after the interview, and much more.

February 6 / Online workshop 
WHMIS was designed to ensure the safety of employers and employees while at the workplace.  Finish this course and feel informed of the dangers and hazards associated with chemicals and substances that you may come into contact with while on the job. Please call (613) 584-1717 for registration information.

Customer Service Excellence 
January 24 / Online workshop
March 7 / Online workshop 
This workshop introduces customer service representatives to the fundamentals of customer service. Learn specific methods of communicating and dealing with customers effectively. Please call (613) 584-1717 for registration information.

Client Appreciation Day
February 14 / 1 - 3 PM (Drop-in)
Drop-in to 43 Champlain St. for beverages and snacks as a way for us to say "thank you" to our clients. 

Youth Resume & Job Search
March 13 / 1 - 3 PM (Register by March 7)
This workshop is for youth ages 15-29. Learn what information needs to be on your resume, and how to get started with various job search techniques. 

Social Media & Employment
March 14 / 1 - 3 PM (Register by March 7)
This workshop is for youth ages 15-29. Learn how your social media accounts can affect your chances at finding a job. 

Employment Service Information Session
January 30 / 1 - 2 PM (Register by January 24)
Find out  information about our services, the METSpouse program, the local labour market, and more. Bring your resume with you for advice from our employment counsellors on how to give a great first impression and get an interview.