Resume Writing and Work Search (5 days)

About the workshop

This week-long, ONLINE workshop will help you take the next steps in your career. With the help of an experienced career coach, you will learn how to:

  • Write resumes and cover letters that show your skills and abilities.
  • Apply for work online and learn how employers find employees.
  • Network and introduce yourself to attract job opportunities.
  • Access free resources in the community to help with your job search.

The workshop runs from Monday to Friday.

Each day there will be a 60-90 minute video meeting in the morning. Then, in the afternoon, there will be another 60-90 minute video meeting. The facilitator will ask participants to complete assignments between video meetings. The facilitator will also check in with each participant to provide one-on-one assistance as needed in between video meetings.

How to register

Select a particular session from the list below, review the Participant Requirements on the following page, and provide the requested information. The week before the workshop, you will receive an email to remind you of your registration and to confirm your attendance. On the Friday before your workshop, you will receive an email from the Facilitator with an invitation to the first session on the Monday morning.

Note: Workshop dates are subject to change without notice. Check this website for the latest workshop schedule.

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November 1, 2021 - November 4, 2021 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

Resume Writing and Work Search - Webinar,

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP

This is a 4-day ONLINE workshop with an optional 5th day for extra support as needed.

You will meet with an experienced career coach to learn how to write an effective resume and cover letter and how to apply for work online. 

You will also learn about free resouces to help with your job search. 

PARTICIPANT REQUIREMENTS

  • Residency: You must be a resident of Alberta.

  • English language: You must have intermediate English language skills. You will need to participate in online discussions and to write your own resume. Your should have Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLBs) levels of 5 in listening, speaking, reading and writing.
  • Technology: You need to have:
    • An email address that you check multiple times a day.
    • A phone with the ability to receive voicemails.
    • Access to a laptop or computer.
  • Digital skills: You will need to be able to:
    • Send and receive emails.
    • Browse the internet.
    • Use word processing software such as Microsoft Word or Google Docs.

Note: Computer skills training is available in the Employment Services Directory.

event details / register
2021-11-01T09:00:00.000Monday
Nov 1
2021
2021-11-04T16:00:00.000Thursday
Nov 4
2021
9:00 AM4:00 PMWebinar
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November 8, 2021 - November 12, 2021 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

Resume Writing and Work Search - Webinar,

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP

This is a 4-day ONLINE workshop with an optional 5th day for extra support as needed.

You will meet with an experienced career coach to learn how to write an effective resume and cover letter and how to apply for work online. 

You will also learn about free resouces to help with your job search. 

PARTICIPANT REQUIREMENTS

  • Residency: You must be a resident of Alberta.

  • English language: You must have intermediate English language skills. You will need to participate in online discussions and to write your own resume. Your should have Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLBs) levels of 5 in listening, speaking, reading and writing.
  • Technology: You need to have:
    • An email address that you check multiple times a day.
    • A phone with the ability to receive voicemails.
    • Access to a laptop or computer.
  • Digital skills: You will need to be able to:
    • Send and receive emails.
    • Browse the internet.
    • Use word processing software such as Microsoft Word or Google Docs.

Note: Computer skills training is available in the Employment Services Directory.

event details / register (11 seats remaining)
2021-11-08T09:00:00.000Monday
Nov 8
2021
2021-11-12T16:00:00.000Friday
Nov 12
2021
9:00 AM4:00 PMWebinar
11register >

November 15, 2021 - November 18, 2021 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

Resume Writing and Work Search - Webinar,

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP

This is a 4-day ONLINE workshop with an optional 5th day for extra support as needed.

You will meet with an experienced career coach to learn how to write an effective resume and cover letter and how to apply for work online. 

You will also learn about free resouces to help with your job search. 

PARTICIPANT REQUIREMENTS

  • Residency: You must be a resident of Alberta.

  • English language: You must have intermediate English language skills. You will need to participate in online discussions and to write your own resume. Your should have Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLBs) levels of 5 in listening, speaking, reading and writing.
  • Technology: You need to have:
    • An email address that you check multiple times a day.
    • A phone with the ability to receive voicemails.
    • Access to a laptop or computer.
  • Digital skills: You will need to be able to:
    • Send and receive emails.
    • Browse the internet.
    • Use word processing software such as Microsoft Word or Google Docs.

Note: Computer skills training is available in the Employment Services Directory.

event details / register (12 seats remaining)
2021-11-15T09:00:00.000Monday
Nov 15
2021
2021-11-18T16:00:00.000Thursday
Nov 18
2021
9:00 AM4:00 PMWebinar
12register >