Workshops

Workshop Date & Timesort ascending Contact Location Description
Monett: Interview & Resume Skills 1/26/2018, 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM 417-235-7877 Monett

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. Get practical advice on how to best showcase your skills and experience through research, practice, and preparation. Receive helpful tips on how to dress and groom for an interview. Learn the different types of interviews and strategies for each. Come dressed as you would for an actual job interview.

Sedalia: Microsoft Word 1/26/2018, 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Learn the basics of operating Microsoft Word.

Rolla: Microsoft Excel 1 1/26/2018, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM 573-364-7030 Rolla

The Excel environment, entering and editing data, modifying a worksheet, using functions, formatting worksheets.

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!!

 

Nevada: Intro to E-mail 1/26/2018, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 417-448-1177 Nevada

Assisting customers with establishing an email account.

Neosho: NCRC Testing 1/26/2018, 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM 417-451-2223 Neosho

NCRC Testing

**** By Appointment Only

Free assessment to earn a nationally recognized certification in applied math, reading for information, and locating information.                

Preferred by many employers. Options for Training: Learn about your options for obtaining training on the job or in the classroom. 

St. Louis County - Florissant: WorkKeys Assessment 1/26/2018, 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM 314-475-7900 St. Louis

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.

Kirksville: WorkKeys Testing (NCRC) 1/26/2018, 8:45 AM 660-785-2400 Kirksville

Businesses want qualified applicants…and a National Career Readiness Certificate is one way to show you are ready to get back to work!  Call Belinda to schedule your test and obtain a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum certificate.  

Rolla: WorkKeys Test for the NCRC 1/26/2018, 8:30 AM 573-364-7030 Rolla

WorkKeys Test for the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) Lab and/or Tutoring

Add a credential to your portfolio that matters to employers.

Prove that you have Math, Reading and Locating Information Skills.

St. Louis County - Crossings at Northwest: WorkKeys 1/26/2018, 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM 314-615-6010 St. Ann

Would a recently acquired certificate look good on your resume?  Developed by ACT, at the request of employers.  The WorkKeys exam can lead to a National Career Readiness Certificate, an effective marketing tool for job seekers. Demonstrate to employers your level of job skills in the areas of Applied Mathematics, Reading for Information, and Locating Information.

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.)

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.

Cape Girardeau: Interview Process 1/25/2018, 1:30 PM 573-290-5766 Cape Girardeau

With this workshop you get practical advice on how best to showcase your skills and experience through research, practice, and preparation. Get helpful tips on how to dress and groom for an interview. Learn the different types of interviews and strategies for each.

St. Louis County - Crossings at Northwest: Interview Process 1/25/2018, 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM 314-615-6010 St. Ann

Get practical advice on how to best showcase your skills and experience. Learn different types of interviews and strategies for each.

Poplar Bluff: Interviewing Techniques 1/25/2018, 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM 573-840-9595 Poplar Bluff

With this workshop you get practical advice on how to best showcase your skills and experience through research, practice, and preparation.

Get helpful tips on how to dress and groom for an interview. Learn the different types of interviews and strategies for each.

*Pre-Registration is required. 

Branson: Career Exploration 1/25/2018, 1:00 PM to 2:15 PM 417-334-4156 Branson

CAREER EXPLORATION 

This workshop gives you the tools to assess your knowledge, skills, personal interests and priorities on the journey to finding the job that is a good fit for you. Identify available resources to assist you in finding a rewarding career. 

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!!

 

Joplin: Navigating Obstacles 1/25/2018, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 417-629-3000 Joplin

Navigating Obstacles: Do life's obstacles seem like overwhelming barriers?  Whether the obstacle is child care, transportation, or many others you will learn in this seminar how to problem solve and use available resources to become successful in your career.

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.                                           

Nevada: Résumé Preparation 1/25/2018, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM 417-448-1177 Nevada

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

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