Upcoming Employment Workshops

Upcoming Workshops

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Upcoming Workshops

Download our September Workshop Calendar!

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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.   

Petawawa:
3025 Petawawa Blvd.,Unit D
(613) 687-1717

Deep River:
43 Champlain Street
(613) 584-1717


Ace the Interview *
September 18 / 9:30 - 11 AM
October 26 / 1 - 3 PM
At this workshop, we will review non-verbal communication skills, and practice some common interview questions. 

Excellence in Customer Service *
October 23 / 9:30 - 11:30 AM
This online program introduces potential customer service representatives to the fundamentals of customer service, and highlights specific strategies to communicate effectively with customers. 

Exploring Your Career Options
October 9 / 1 - 2:30 PM *
Career Cruising is an online tool that can help you to plan a path to success.

Get That Job: Student Edition
October 18 / 4 - 6 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 & Cover Letter Drop-in
September 24 / 1 - 2:30 PM*
October 5 / 9:30 - 11:30 AM
October 16 / 9:30 - 11:30 AM *
Drop by our office with your resume, and get advice and feedback from one of our employment counsellors.

What do I have to offer?
October 11 / 1 - 3 PM
Get a better understanding of the skills and experience you have to offer to an employer.

Personality Dimensions
September 20 / 6 - 9 PM
Understand your own personality and communication style, and how you can communicate more effectively with friends, coworkers and different personality types.

WHMIS Certification
September 21 / 9:30 - 11:30 AM
October 1 / 9:30 - 11 AM *
Learn about the safe handling, storage and use of controlled products in the workplace. 

Build Your LinkedIn Profile
September 27 / 6 - 8 PM
October 25 / 6 - 9 PM
Having a professional LinkedIn profile is an excellent way to make sure you can e found by the right people -- at the right time. 

Career Fair
October 3 - 4 / 7:30 AM - 6 PM
Join us at the Petawawa Civic Centre to meet with employers who are actively seeking to hire skilled professionals. Make sure to bring your resume. 

Occupational Health & Safety for Workers
October 30 / 1 - 2:30 PM *
Develop an understanding of the Ontario Occupational Health & Safety Act (OHSA), and learn the three basic rights afforded to each worker.

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