Upcoming Employment Workshops

Upcoming Workshops


Upcoming Workshops

Download our January Workshop Calendar


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
(613) 687-1717

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

Ace the Interview
January 18 / 10 - 11:30 AM 
February 14 / 1 - 3 PM
At this workshop, we will review non-verbal communication skills, and practice some common interview questions. 

Build Your LinkedIn Profile
February 28 / 6 - 8 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. 

Confined Spaces Awareness*
February 11 / 1:00 - 2:30
This online Norcat training program delivers esseantial knowledge to any worker who may find themselves working in confined spaces.

Dress to Impress
January 22 / 10 AM - 4 PM
Learn about wardrobe and styling, body language, makeup, and how to look professional in the workplace. 

Exploring Your Career Options
January 15 / 1 - 3 PM *
Career Cruising is an online tool that can help you to plan a path to success with career guidance. 

Get That Job: Student Edition
January 17 / 4 - 6 PM
February 23 / 10 AM - 2 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! 

How to Run a Business
January 31 / 1 - 3:30 PM (Deep River)
This presentation by Enterprise Renfrew County will provide you with the information you need to get started running your own successful business.

Occupational Health & Safety for Workers
January 23 / 1:30 - 3 PM *
This online program will help give an understanding of the Ontario Occupational Health & Safety Act (OHSA). 

Resume & Cover Letter Drop-in
January 7 / 9:30 - 11 AM *
January 29 / 1 - 3 PM *
Drop by our office with your resume, and get advice and feedback from one of our employment counsellors.

Thirty Ways to Shine - Pre Employment Workshop
February 21 / 6 - 8 PM
Based on Denise Bissonnette’s celebrated guide to job retention - 30 Ways to Shine as a New Employee - this workshop teaches practical ways to prepare for the challenges of starting a new job.  We will focus on skills that local employers’ value the most including: how to build positive and professional relationships quickly, understanding workplace culture and exceeding your new employer’s expectations.

WHMIS Certification*
February 19 / 10 - 11:30 AM
WHHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Information System) is the national standard for hazard communication in Canada and is required by employers to educate all employees about the safe handling, storage and use of controlled products in the workplace.

Youth Resume Drop-in
January 31 / 4 - 6 PM
Teens are invited to drop by our office with their resume, and get feedback from one of our employment coaches.