Workshops

Workshop Date & Timesort descending Contact Location Description
St. Louis County - Crossings at Northwest: Career Exploration 11/28/2017, 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM 314-615-6010 St. Ann

It's all about you! Get the tools to assess your knowledge, skills, personal interests, and priorities relative to the job best for you. Identify resources available to find a rewarding career.

Poplar Bluff: Resume Workshop 11/28/2017, 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM 573-840-9595 Poplar Bluff

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.

Nevada: Talify/Interest Profiler (Career Exploration) 11/28/2017, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM 417-448-1177 Nevada

It's all about you! This workshop gives you the tools to assess your knowledge, skills, personal interests and priorities on the journey to finding the job that is best for you (or not a good fit). Identify resources that are available to find a rewarding career.

SLATE: MOJOBS System Resume Training 11/28/2017, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM 314-589-8000 St. Louis

A person who has basic computer skills and needs guidance in entering their resume information into the new system for job searching.

Warrenton: Basic Access 11/28/2017, 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM 636-456-9467 Warrenton

Basic Access: - Participate in tutorial to learn basic operation of Microsoft Access.

Call to reserve your spot ! (636) 456-9467

SLATE: Workforce Wednesday 11/29/2017, 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM 314-589-8000 St. Louis

For more information contact SLATE American Job Center (314) 589-8000.

Jefferson City: Work Keys Assessment 11/29/2017, 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.                                           

Rolla: Resume Preparation 11/29/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:45 AM (573) 364-7030 x129 Rolla

Resumé Preparation

Learn what goes into a resume and how to customize to fit you.

St. Louis County - Crossings at Northwest: Résumé Preparation 11/29/2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM 314-615-6010 St. Ann

Wonder what employers are looking for when reviewing a résumé and cover letter? Identify and optimize all the basic components of a résumé (skills and abilities, work history, and education) so that you stand out above the others.

Poplar Bluff: MOJobs New Website Training 11/29/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 573-840-9595 Poplar Bluff

We recently updated Jobs.MO.Gov, so we have developed a workshop to go over some of the changes.  If you are interested in learning how to navigate and use our new website, register for this workshop.

SLATE: Intermediate Computer Skills 11/29/2017, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM 314-589-8000 St. Louis

Learn about removable media (CDs, flash drives), the best ways to locate/open/save documents, review and practice with a standard online job application, email messages used in job search, techniques such as highlighting text, right mouse click options, control buttons (copy/cut/paste), and spell check.

Prerequisite: Basic Computer, Part 1 & 2 or working knowledge of topics covered in those courses. A Basic Computer skills assessment is required.

Springfield: L2 11/29/2017, 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM 417-887-4343 Springfield

L2 Job Focus for the Experienced Professional 

Do you have advanced training, education and experience? Develop ideas for an advanced work search plan using social media. 

Arnold: WIOA Orientation 11/29/2017, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM 636-865-6060 Arnold

WIOA ORIENTATION:

A group discussion about funding for On-the-Job training/ work experience /exploring options of attending school and other government funded programs for dislocated workers or food stamp recipients.

**MUST SIGN UP FOR THOSE WORKSHOPS WITH CAREER CENTER STAFF ARNOLD CAREER CENTER, 3645 WEST OUTER RD, ARNOLD (636)865-6060

 

Warrenton: Interview Preparation 11/29/2017, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM 636-456-9467 Warrenton

Interview Preparation:

Become informed concerning the keys to success before, during, and after an interview. Discover the process of promoting yourself through proper use of written communication when producing cover letters, resumes, and thank you notes; and of verbal   skills during an interview. Practice interviewing with career center staff posing as HR Director from a local company. Come prepared to interview and receive feedback on your interview skills.                 

Chillicothe: Job Seeking Workshop 11/29/2017, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM 660-646-0671 Chillicothe

This workshop covers a wide variety of suggested skills to help you be successful in your search for new employment or career change. Basic job seeking, interviews, resumes (including appearance), filling out applications, career paths, and using jobs.mo.gov for searches.

Rolla: Interviewing Skills 11/29/2017, 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM (573) 364-7030 x129 Rolla

Prepare for the Interview. Understanding interview question approaches.

SLATE: Build a More Effective Résumé (Follow-up) 11/29/2017, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM 314-589-8000 St. Louis

Follow-up to Build a More Effective Résumé.  Review the basic components of a résumé (skills and abilities, work history, and education).

Branson: WorkKeys Assessment 11/29/2017, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM 417-334-4156 Branson

WorkKeys Assessment (NCRC)

Take the assessment that results in a National Career Readiness Certificate. Demonstrate to employers your level of job skills in the areas of Applied Mathematics, Reading for Information, and Locating Information.

Columbia: Computer Lab & Typing Test 11/29/2017, 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.

Nevada: Résumé Preparation 11/29/2017, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 417-448-1177 Nevada

Assisting customer in completing resume, attaching resume, altering resume, emailing resume, reviewing resume, or formatting resume.

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