Peel Career Assessment Services

Peel Career Assessment Services
Mississauga, Ontario

Settlement Services Workshops

These workshops are delivered by an Employment Counsellor and are government funded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada and are available to Landed Immigrants, Convention Refugees and Live-in Caregivers FREE of charge. Dates and duration are subject to change as a result of participant interest. See below for the upcoming workshops or download the complete calendar(s):

SEPTEMBER 2017 SETTLEMENT CALENDAR

September 26, 2017
10:00am — 12:00pm
2 days From Now

First Canadian Resume & Personal Branding

First Canadian Resume - Your resume is often the first point of contact between you and an employer. If you are a newcomer to Canada and interested in how to write an effective resume for the Canadian job market, join our workshop where you will learn the basics of resume writing, how to highlight your skills and what the difference is between and resume and a CV. Personal Branding - In the competitive Canadian job market, it is a growing trend to brand yourself through social media to help you stand out from other applicants, tap the hidden job market, and to gain access to a network of professionals.  This workshop will help participants understand how and why they should build and keep a positive online presence for the purpose of employment. Participants will be introduced to the concept of personal branding and how to use platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter to create their own personal brand. LOCATION: CENTRE FOR EDUCATION AND TRAINING (CET) OAKVILLE - NIC - 690 Dorval Drive, Suite 100, Oakville, ON  L6K 3X9

September 28, 2017
11:00am — 1:00pm
4 days From Now

Canadian Citizenship & Rights and Obligations

Is it time for you to apply for Canadian Citizenship? Find out by attending a free workshop that will share important information on eligibility requirements, completion of the application, steps involved, fees, taking the test and Citizenship Oath. You will also learn about the rights and obligations of being a Canadian Citizen. One-on-one orientation will also be available, by appointment, to participants in the completion of their application(s). Everyone is also welcome to stay for a tour of the facility and learn a little about Canadian history in the Region of Peel. ** THIS WORKSHOP IS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE MUSEUMS OF MISSISSAUGA, CITY OF MISSISSAUGA ** - Contact Marina Rosas directly at 905-670-1967 to sign up.  LOCATION: BRADLEY MUSEUM - 1620 Orr Road, Mississauga, ON  L5J 4T2

How to get in touch with us:

  • Workshops available to Landed Immigrants, Convention Refugees and Live-in Caregivers FREE of charge
  • Space is limited so please call 905.670.1967 or email services@peelcareer.com to register
  • Please mention the name and date of the workshop you would like to attend

 

Employment Services Workshops

These workshops are funded in part by the Government of Canada through Employment Ontario and are available to anyone that may benefit. Dates and duration are subject to change as a result of participant interest. See below for upcoming workshops or download the full month calendar:

SEPTEMBER 2017 ERC CALENDAR

OCTOBER 2017 ERC CALENDAR

September 25, 2017
9:30am — 10:30am
1 day From Now

Second Career Info Session

A comprehensive review of the Second Career program eligibility requirements and detailed step-by-step information regarding the application process.  

September 27, 2017
10:00am — 11:30am
3 days From Now

Job Search Boot Camp 1: Identifying and marketing your employment value/strengths

Attend our Boot Camp training sessions to strengthen your job search muscle. You will develop key strategies to "brush up" on your employability fitness and accelerate your job search - a must attend for those who need to STAND OUT in the highly competitive job search market! This Job Search Boot Camp is jam-packed with information that can give you the competitive edge. You will walk away with increased confidence and insider HR tips and tricks to help you land your ideal job!

  1. Identifying and marketing your employment value/strengths
  2. Job searching techniques and how to find what you’re looking for
  3. LinkedIn…the power of networking
  4. Dressing for success
  5. Behavioural-based interview questions and how to answer them like a rock star!
  6. Post-interview etiquette: tips for following up
 

October 5, 2017
9:00am — 11:30am
11 days From Now

Interview Skills: Convince the Employer to hire YOU!

Learn how to effectively answer common and challenging interview questions and practice during a group and/or one-on-one mock interview!

October 11, 2017
10:00am — 11:30am
17 days From Now

Job Search Boot Camp 2: Job Search techniques and how to find your Dream Job

Attend our Boot Camp training sessions to strengthen your job search muscle. You will develop key strategies to "brush up" on your employability fitness and accelerate your job search - a must attend for those who need to STAND OUT in the highly competitive job search market! This Job Search Boot Camp is jam-packed with information that can give you the competitive edge. You will walk away with increased confidence and insider HR tips and tricks to help you land your ideal job!

  1. Identifying and marketing your employment value/strengths
  2. Job Search techniques and how to find your Dream Job
  3. LinkedIn…the power of networking
  4. Dressing for success
  5. Behavioural-based interview questions and how to answer them like a rock star!
  6. Post-interview etiquette: tips for following up
   

October 17, 2017
9:00am — 11:30am
23 days From Now

Life/Essential Skills 2: Job Retention

Designed to assist clients with coping with job loss, the process of self repair and setting goals. The workshop is a six part series that tackles:

  1. Managing Job Loss
  2. Job Retention
  3. Identifying Skills and Building Self Esteem
  4. Conflict Resolution and Anger Management
  5. Time Management and Goal Setting
  6. Problem Solving and Decision Making
 

October 19, 2017
9:00am — 11:30am
25 days From Now

Resume Workshop

Learn about different resume styles and how to select the most effective style for you. In this workshop you will learn how to develop a resume that gets the employers attention and captures their interest so that they will contact you for an interview!

October 25, 2017
10:00am — 11:30am
31 days From Now

Job Search Boot Camp 3: LinkedIn…the Power of Networking

Attend our Boot Camp training sessions to strengthen your job search muscle. You will develop key strategies to "brush up" on your employability fitness and accelerate your job search - a must attend for those who need to STAND OUT in the highly competitive job search market! This Job Search Boot Camp is jam-packed with information that can give you the competitive edge. You will walk away with increased confidence and insider HR tips and tricks to help you land your ideal job!

  1. Identifying and marketing your employment value/strengths
  2. Job Search techniques and how to find your Dream Job
  3. LinkedIn…the Power of Networking
  4. Dressing for success
  5. Behavioural-based interview questions and how to answer them like a rock star!
  6. Post-interview etiquette: tips for following up
 

October 30, 2017
9:30am — 10:30am
36 days From Now

Second Career Info Session

A comprehensive review of the Second Career program eligibility requirements and detailed step-by-step information regarding the application process.  

October 31, 2017
9:00am — 11:30am
37 days From Now

Life/Essential Skills 3: Identifying Skills and Building Self Esteem

Designed to assist clients with coping with job loss, the process of self repair and setting goals. The workshop is a six part series that tackles:

  1. Managing Job Loss
  2. Job Retention
  3. Identifying Skills and Building Self Esteem
  4. Conflict Resolution and Anger Management
  5. Time Management and Goal Setting
  6. Problem Solving and Decision Making
 

How to get in touch with us:

  • Workshops are available to anyone FREE of charge
  • Space is limited so please call 905.670.1967 or email erc@peelcareer.com to register
  • Please mention the name and date of the workshop you would like to attend