Job Search Events – March 2017

Job Search Events – March 2017

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Throughout March, we’re hosting various Special Events designed to help job seekers improve their chances of getting hired. These events include expert guest speakers, information sessions about available employment programs and training events for skills like first aid and CPR.

Unless noted otherwise, all events are free and registration is required as space is limited. To register, click the links below or call 1-888-336-9500.

Event details

Event Date & Time Location Register
Online Job Search for Youth
Hands-on support to help youth (15-29 years old) with online job applications.
Wed, Mar 8
4:30 p.m.
VPI Ajax Register for this event
Info Session: Careers in Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services
The Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services will join us to discuss opportunities for Correctional Officers and the requirements of the selection process.
Fri, Mar 10
10:30 a.m.
VPI Mississauga Register for this event
Info Session: “Trades Win Support” for Newcomers
Learn about the “Trades Win Support” program which helps Internationally Trained Tradespersons become licensed and job ready in trades, HVAC and Industrial Mechanics.
Fri, Mar 10
2:00 p.m.
VPI Richmond Hill Register for this event
1-on-1 Employment Support
Free one-on-one assistance for resume, cover letter and interview preparation.
Mon, Mar 13
2:00 p.m.
Georgetown Public Library Partners Room Register for this event
Info Session: Apprenticeships
Learn all about apprenticeships and high-demand skilled trades in your region.
Wed, Mar 15
9:30 a.m.
VPI Toronto Register for this event
2-day First Aid & CPR Training and Certification
Standard First Aid and CPR C: $140, Standard First Aid and CPR HCP: $155. Training takes place on March 16 & 17 and financial supports may be available to cover fees. Please inquire.
Thu, Mar 16
8:30 a.m.
VPI Ajax Register for this event
Job Search Tools
This 3-hour workshop covers various job search tools including building resume and cover letters, job interview tips, occupational research and how to network effectively.
Thu, Mar 16
9:00 a.m.
VPI Port Elgin Register for this event
1-on-1 Employment Support
Free one-on-one assistance for resume, cover letter and interview preparation.
Thu, Mar 16
1:00 p.m.
VPI Port Elgin Register for this event
Support for OW recipients
Learn about free employment services available for Ontario Works recipients.
Tue, Mar 21
1:30 p.m.
The Queensway Employment & Social Services Register for this event
Online Job Search for Youth
Hands-on support to help youth (15-29 years old) with online job applications.
Wed, Mar 22
4:30 p.m.
VPI Ajax Register for this event
Info Session: Agilec Vocational Rehabilitation
Tailored support for job seekers who are struggling to find work due to a disability.
Wed, Mar 22
1:00 p.m.
VPI Hamilton Register for this event
Test your skills with Prove it!
Access online training and testing software to improve your computer skills related to “Office Administration”. Identify areas for improvement and speak with confidence about your abilities. All test results are confidential. Computers and internet provided.
Wed, Mar 22
6:00 p.m.
VPI Walkerton Register for this event
Job Search Tools
This 3-hour workshop covers various job search tools including building resume and cover letters, job interview tips, occupational research and how to network effectively.
Fri, Mar 24
9:00 a.m.
County of Bruce – Wiarton Register for this event
1-on-1 Employment Support
Free one-on-one assistance for resume, cover letter and interview preparation.
Fri, Mar 24
1:00 p.m.
County of Bruce – Wiarton Register for this event

To find out about all of our upcoming events including workshops to help with resumes, job interview skills and building self-reliance, visit our Event Calendar or contact us directly.

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