Workshops

Workshop Date & Time Contact Locationsort descending Description
Columbia: NCRC Testing 1/25/2018, 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM 573-441-6361 Columbia

NCRC Testing                                               (Thursdays 1:00-4:30 and Fridays 9:00-12:30)

Businesses want qualified applicants…and a National Career Readiness Certificate is one way to show you are ready to get back to work!  Call us (882-8821) to schedule your test and obtain a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificate.  There are currently 111 employers in Boone County that recognize the NCRC: so getting yours will help you stand out amongst the crowd!!

 

Columbia: NCRC Testing 1/26/2018, 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM 573-441-6361 Columbia

NCRC Testing                                               (Thursdays 1:00-4:30 and Fridays 9:00-12:30)

Businesses want qualified applicants…and a National Career Readiness Certificate is one way to show you are ready to get back to work!  Call us (882-8821) to schedule your test and obtain a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificate.  There are currently 111 employers in Boone County that recognize the NCRC: so getting yours will help you stand out amongst the crowd!!

 

Columbia: Computer Lab & Typing Test 1/24/2018, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM 573-441-6361 Columbia

Computer Lab & Typing Test           

This is your opportunity to sit down at a computer and work on your skills.  Do you need time to learn or fine tune your Microsoft Word, Excel or other Office applications?  Would you like to work on your typing or data entry skills? This is the opportunity for you!! The TYPING TEST is also offered with certificates given upon completion.

Columbia: Computer Lab & Typing Test 1/31/2018, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM 573-441-6361 Columbia

Computer Lab & Typing Test           

This is your opportunity to sit down at a computer and work on your skills.  Do you need time to learn or fine tune your Microsoft Word, Excel or other Office applications?  Would you like to work on your typing or data entry skills? This is the opportunity for you!! The TYPING TEST is also offered with certificates given upon completion.

Columbia: Career Exploration 1/30/2018, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 573-441-6361 Columbia

Career Exploration                 

IT IS ALL ABOUT YOU!!  Access your knowledge, skills, and personal interests to finding the job that best fits you.  FIND THAT REWARDING CAREER!!

 

Columbia: Orientation to Voc Rehab Services 1/31/2018, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 573-441-6361 Columbia

Orientation to Voc  Rehab  Services   

Starla Starke, from Vocational Rehabiitation, will be here to outline the services they provide and answer your questions

Columbia: The Cover Letter 1/23/2018, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 573-441-6361 Columbia

The Cover Letter                  

This is your opportunity to sell yourself and make sure your resume is reviewed and you are offered the interview that you so rightfully deserve.

 

Columbia: When Creditors Become Predators 1/24/2018, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM 573-441-6361 Columbia

When Creditors Become Predators      

Mid-Mo Legal Services will be here to educate you on your rights if you are having financial troubles. For instance did you know that debt collectors generally cannot call after 9:00pm; and;  you can send a letter to collectors asking them to stop contacting you, and generally speaking, they must stop. 

Fulton: Career Networking 1/23/2018, 2:00 PM 573-642-7760 Fulton

Career Networking

Learn the benefits of effective and strategic ‘networking’ and how these interpersonal resources and contacts could lead to a new job.  This workshop applies what you learn, so you will develop a plan to present yourself to networking groups, a networking source list and a list of the types of networking groups.

Fulton: Resume Prep 1/25/2018, 2:00 PM 573-642-7760 Fulton

Resume Prep

Wonder what employers are looking for when they read a resume and cover letter?  Find out in this workshop!  Identify and optimize all the basic components of a resume (skills and abilities, work history, and education) so that you stand out above the others.  Use some of the same strategies in completing excellent online applications.

Jefferson City: Interview Process 1/30/2018, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Interview Process 

Get some advice on how to win during the big interview.  Learn how to exhibit and highlight your skills, experience and personality to leave a lasting impression.  Research, practice and preparation are the keys to a successful interview.  Let us show you how they work.

Jefferson City: Resume Preparation 1/25/2018, 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Resume Preparation 

Your resume may be the most important tool of your job search.  This workshop will walk you through the steps of creating a resume that highlights your best self to employers, to get that interview.  Please bring a copy of your most recent resume with you to this class.  (Not offered the second Thursday of the month.)

Jefferson City: Work Keys Assessment 1/23/2018, 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Work Keys Assessment      Businesses want qualified applicants…and a National Career Readiness Certificate is one way to show you are ready to get back to work!  Call the Job Center to schedule your test and obtain a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificate.  YOU MUST CALL TO SCHEDULE A TEST 

 (Tuesdays 1:00pm to 4:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT (Wednesdays 8:30am to 12:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT   (Thursdays 10:00am to 2:00pm) BY APPOINTMENT     No testing the second Thursday of the month.                                           

Jefferson City: Money Smart 1/26/2018, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Money Smart

10-week course covering basic banking, couponing, budgeting, credit repair and counseling.  Class is free and open to the public.  Money Smart is a comprehensive financial education curriculum designed to help low and moderate income individuals outside the financial mainstream enhance their financial skills and create positive banking relationships.

Jefferson City: Work Keys Assessment 1/30/2018, 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Work Keys Assessment      Businesses want qualified applicants…and a National Career Readiness Certificate is one way to show you are ready to get back to work!  Call the Job Center to schedule your test and obtain a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificate.  YOU MUST CALL TO SCHEDULE A TEST 

 (Tuesdays 1:00pm to 4:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT (Wednesdays 8:30am to 12:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT   (Thursdays 10:00am to 2:00pm) BY APPOINTMENT     No testing the second Thursday of the month.                                           

Jefferson City: Career Exploration 1/23/2018, 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Career Exploration  

This workshop is all about where you want to go.  Learn about potential jobs.  Assess your knowledge, skills, interests and priorities for the job you seek.  Get help identifying resources and potential career paths.

Jefferson City: Work Keys Assessment 1/25/2018, 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Work Keys Assessment      Businesses want qualified applicants…and a National Career Readiness Certificate is one way to show you are ready to get back to work!  Call the Job Center to schedule your test and obtain a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificate.  YOU MUST CALL TO SCHEDULE A TEST 

 (Tuesdays 1:00pm to 4:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT (Wednesdays 8:30am to 12:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT   (Thursdays 10:00am to 2:00pm) BY APPOINTMENT     No testing the second Thursday of the month.                                           

Jefferson City: Work Keys Assessment 1/24/2018, 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Work Keys Assessment      Businesses want qualified applicants…and a National Career Readiness Certificate is one way to show you are ready to get back to work!  Call the Job Center to schedule your test and obtain a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificate.  YOU MUST CALL TO SCHEDULE A TEST 

 (Tuesdays 1:00pm to 4:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT (Wednesdays 8:30am to 12:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT   (Thursdays 10:00am to 2:00pm) BY APPOINTMENT     No testing the second Thursday of the month.                                           

Jefferson City: Interview Process 1/23/2018, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Interview Process 

Get some advice on how to win during the big interview.  Learn how to exhibit and highlight your skills, experience and personality to leave a lasting impression.  Research, practice and preparation are the keys to a successful interview.  Let us show you how they work.

Jefferson City: Work Keys Assessment 1/31/2018, 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM 573-526-8115 Jefferson City

Work Keys Assessment      Businesses want qualified applicants…and a National Career Readiness Certificate is one way to show you are ready to get back to work!  Call the Job Center to schedule your test and obtain a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificate.  YOU MUST CALL TO SCHEDULE A TEST 

 (Tuesdays 1:00pm to 4:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT (Wednesdays 8:30am to 12:30pm) BY APPOINTMENT   (Thursdays 10:00am to 2:00pm) BY APPOINTMENT     No testing the second Thursday of the month.                                           

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