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Richmond Hill

905-882-9561
1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 3K3
Phone: 905-882-9561
Fax: 905-882-0643
Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:30pm (8pm on Mon)

Upcoming Events

April 2018

Resume Building
Richmond Hill @ 9 am

April 24 at 9:00 am - 11:00 am
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

How do you make your work descriptions "pop"? What are some resume "don'ts" that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling résumé, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.

Find out more »

Cover Letters
Richmond Hill @ 11 am

April 24 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

What exactly do you say in a cover letter? What are some "don't"s that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling cover letters, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.

Find out more »

Health, Safety & Employment Standards
Richmond Hill @ 2 pm

April 24 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

When can your boss fire you without warning? Do you always earn overtime pay for working on a holiday? If your coworkers make sexist jokes or spread gossip about you, what can you do? This workshop helps you understand your rights and responsibilities as a worker, which gives you real power and makes everyone safer.

Find out more »

How Money Works
Richmond Hill @ 2:30 pm

April 25 at 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

Regional Senior Marketing Manager from Primerica, Janice Chan, discusses the basics of setting up your finances.

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Job Interviews
Richmond Hill @ 9 am

April 26 at 9:00 am - 11:00 am
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

In the middle of an important job interview, the interviewer hits you with a question that makes your mind go blank. As you struggle to say something, panic sets in—which only makes things worse. This happens to everyone, but it doesn’t have to. This workshop teaches you how to handle these stressful events, stay focused, and impress potential employers.

Find out more »

Hiring Event: Sentient HR
Richmond Hill @ 10 am

April 26 at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

Positions: Early Childhood Educators/Registered Early Childhood Educators and Early Childhood Assistant

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Occupational Research
Richmond Hill @ 2 pm

April 26 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

What jobs are you qualified for, and are there any available nearby? Is your field expected to grow, shrink, or stay the same over the next five years? How much does someone with your qualifications typically earn? This course will teach you how to research the job market, so that you can stop wasting time on dead-ends and start making the most of your job search.

Find out more »
May 2018

Resume Building
Richmond Hill @ 9 am

May 1 at 9:00 am - 11:00 am
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

How do you make your work descriptions "pop"? What are some resume "don'ts" that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling résumé, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.

Find out more »

Cover Letters
Richmond Hill @ 11 am

May 1 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

What exactly do you say in a cover letter? What are some "don't"s that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling cover letters, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.

Find out more »

Networking
Richmond Hill @ 2 pm

May 1 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

Experts estimate that as many as 90% of all jobs are never posted to the public. That’s a lot! The only way to connect with these ‘hidden’ jobs is by networking—reaching out to the people you know. This course will offer insight into growing, strengthening, and activating your network in person and online.

Find out more »

Employment Programs for Newcomers
Richmond Hill @ 3 pm

May 7 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

Learn about programs for newcomers to Canada to help you find employment and gain valuable experience in the Canadian workforce.

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Resume Building
Richmond Hill @ 9 am

May 8 at 9:00 am - 11:00 am
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

How do you make your work descriptions "pop"? What are some resume "don'ts" that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling résumé, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.

Find out more »

Cover Letters
Richmond Hill @ 11 am

May 8 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

What exactly do you say in a cover letter? What are some "don't"s that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling cover letters, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.

Find out more »

Occupational Research
Richmond Hill @ 2 pm

May 8 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

What jobs are you qualified for, and are there any available nearby? Is your field expected to grow, shrink, or stay the same over the next five years? How much does someone with your qualifications typically earn? This course will teach you how to research the job market, so that you can stop wasting time on dead-ends and start making the most of your job search.

Find out more »

Bridging Program for IEPs in Healthcare
Richmond Hill @ 2 pm

May 9 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

Learn about a new program from Job Skills to help newcomers to Canada put their healthcare training to use in a meaningful career in Canada.

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Job Interviews
Richmond Hill @ 9 am

May 10 at 9:00 am - 11:00 am
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

In the middle of an important job interview, the interviewer hits you with a question that makes your mind go blank. As you struggle to say something, panic sets in—which only makes things worse. This happens to everyone, but it doesn’t have to. This workshop teaches you how to handle these stressful events, stay focused, and impress potential employers.

Find out more »

Resume Building
Richmond Hill @ 2 pm

May 10 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

How do you make your work descriptions "pop"? What are some resume "don'ts" that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling résumé, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.

Find out more »

Building A Career In Finance
Richmond Hill @ 2:30 pm

May 14 at 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

Janice Chan, Regional Senior Marketing Manager at Primerica, discusses building a career in the financial industry.

Find out more »

Resume Building
Richmond Hill @ 9 am

May 15 at 9:00 am - 11:00 am
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

How do you make your work descriptions "pop"? What are some resume "don'ts" that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling résumé, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.

Find out more »

Cover Letters
Richmond Hill @ 11 am

May 15 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

What exactly do you say in a cover letter? What are some "don't"s that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling cover letters, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.

Find out more »

Networking
Richmond Hill @ 2 pm

May 15 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

Experts estimate that as many as 90% of all jobs are never posted to the public. That’s a lot! The only way to connect with these ‘hidden’ jobs is by networking—reaching out to the people you know. This course will offer insight into growing, strengthening, and activating your network in person and online.

Find out more »

Employment for People with Disabilities
Richmond Hill @ 10 am

May 16 at 10:00 am - 11:00 am
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

Learn about the S.P.R.I.N.G. program--designed to help people with disabilities who unemployed or udneremployed and looking for ongoing employment.

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Planning for Retirement
Richmond Hill @ 2:30 pm

May 16 at 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

Regional Senior Marketing Manager from Primerica, Janice Chan, discusses on preparing your finances for retirement.

Find out more »

Careers in the Trades
Richmond Hill @ 10 am

May 17 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

Find out about apprenticeship and training programs and meet with employers who are hiring in industries including: plumbing and landscaping .

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Resume Building
Richmond Hill @ 9 am

May 22 at 9:00 am - 11:00 am
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

How do you make your work descriptions "pop"? What are some resume "don'ts" that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling résumé, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.

Find out more »

Cover Letters
Richmond Hill @ 11 am

May 22 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

What exactly do you say in a cover letter? What are some "don't"s that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling cover letters, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.

Find out more »

Health, Safety & Employment Standards
Richmond Hill @ 2 pm

May 22 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

When can your boss fire you without warning? Do you always earn overtime pay for working on a holiday? If your coworkers make sexist jokes or spread gossip about you, what can you do? This workshop helps you understand your rights and responsibilities as a worker, which gives you real power and makes everyone safer.

Find out more »

Second Career Orientation
Richmond Hill @ 10 am

May 23 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

In this session, you will receive an overview of the Second Career program including detailed information about the eligibility and suitability requirements, general guidelines and what to expect through the application process.

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Job Interviews
Richmond Hill @ 9 am

May 24 at 9:00 am - 11:00 am
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

In the middle of an important job interview, the interviewer hits you with a question that makes your mind go blank. As you struggle to say something, panic sets in—which only makes things worse. This happens to everyone, but it doesn’t have to. This workshop teaches you how to handle these stressful events, stay focused, and impress potential employers.

Find out more »

Occupational Research
Richmond Hill @ 2 pm

May 24 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

What jobs are you qualified for, and are there any available nearby? Is your field expected to grow, shrink, or stay the same over the next five years? How much does someone with your qualifications typically earn? This course will teach you how to research the job market, so that you can stop wasting time on dead-ends and start making the most of your job search.

Find out more »

Resume Building
Richmond Hill @ 9 am

May 29 at 9:00 am - 11:00 am
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

How do you make your work descriptions "pop"? What are some resume "don'ts" that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling résumé, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.

Find out more »

Cover Letters
Richmond Hill @ 11 am

May 29 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

What exactly do you say in a cover letter? What are some "don't"s that will get your file tossed in the trash? This course walks you through creating a compelling cover letters, and when it’s finished you’ll have the skills you need to get yours the attention it deserves.

Find out more »

Networking
Richmond Hill @ 2 pm

May 29 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

Experts estimate that as many as 90% of all jobs are never posted to the public. That’s a lot! The only way to connect with these ‘hidden’ jobs is by networking—reaching out to the people you know. This course will offer insight into growing, strengthening, and activating your network in person and online.

Find out more »

Customer Service Excellence
Richmond Hill @ 9:30 am

May 31 at 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
VPI Richmond Hill, 1 West Pearce Street, Unit 405,
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B 3K3 Canada
Free

Excellent service does not simply come from a friendly transaction or helpful technology – it is the result of truly understanding the customer’s expectations and finding ways to exceed them. Join us for a full day of customer service excellence training and learn how to delight customers across any industry.

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