Workshops

Workshop Date & Timesort descending Contact Location Description
Poplar Bluff: Interviewing Techniques 11/30/2017, 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. 

Kirksville: Interview Process 11/30/2017, 2:30 PM to 3:45 PM 660-785-2400 Kirksville

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.

Chillicothe: Mental Health First Aid 12/1/2017, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM 660-646-0671 Chillicothe

For more information contact the Chillicothe Job Center.

Rolla: WorkKeys Test for the NCRC 12/1/2017, 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.

Sedalia: Career Enhancement 12/1/2017, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Whether you love your job, hate your job, or see your job as a stopping point on your career pathway, you should become familiar with strategies to keep your job (especially in the current job market) or find that next opportunity with your current employer or with another employer.

Warrenton: WorkKeys 12/1/2017, 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM 636-456-9467 Warrenton

WorkKeys: 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. See Staff for Details.

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

Sedalia: Skills and Typing 12/1/2017, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Improve typing speed or work on lessons in Career Ready 101.

Jefferson City: Money Smart 12/1/2017, 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.

Rolla: Customizing Resumes for Online Applications 12/4/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (573) 364-7030 ext 129 Rolla

Customizing Resumes for Online Applications:

Hands on instruction and practice with editing and targeting resumes and application information to match specific jobs. This is a CRITICAL SKILL for job seekers completing online job applications! 

Warrenton: Basic Computer Skills 12/4/2017, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM 636-456-9467 Warrenton

Basic Computer Skills

 Learn the components of a computer, mouse movement, document creation and saving, internet access, email development and  navigation of jobs.mo.gov.

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

St. Charles Co.—St. Peters: Intro to Coding 12/4/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM 636-255-6060 St. Peters

Interested in a computer career?  Come learn some of the basics of Python software, a popular and general purpose programming language, at a hands-on "Introduction to Computer Coding" workshop facilitated by the Computer Science Department of St. Charles Community College.

Rolla: Internet Job Seeking: Networking, Online Applications & Applicant Tracking Systems 12/4/2017, 10:30 AM to 11:45 AM (573) 364-7030 X 129 Rolla

Best Internet Job Seeking sites and job banks. Online Applications. Attaching resumes to applications and emails.  How to get noticed online; Networking. 

Rolla: 1st Time Computer Orientation and Skills Assessment 12/4/2017, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM 573-364-7030 Rolla

Basic computer instruction and orientation to computer classes.

Sedalia: Application Process 12/4/2017, 1:00 PM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Application Process

Completing an application can be challenging. This workshop provides the nitty-gritty of completing applications, so you get noticed! In this workshop sample questions and answers will be provided as well as other best practices in conducting your job search.

Sedalia: Résumé Process 12/4/2017, 2:00 PM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Résumé Process

Identify and optimize the basic components of a résumé (skills and abilities, work history, and education) so you can stand out above the others. Learn strategies for completing excellent online applications.

Nevada: Talify/Interest Profiler (Career Exploration) 12/4/2017, 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.

Branson: MoJobs Resume 12/4/2017, 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM 417-334-4156 Branson

MoJobs Resume

Do you need a resume and don't know where to get started? Optimize your work search by creating a document that highlights your qualifications.  Discover the valuable tools available on jobs.mo.gov to develop a working resume.

Park Hills: JSCR (1) 12/4/2017, 2:15 PM to 3:30 PM 573-518-2431 Park Hills

Job Search for Conquering Roadblocks

A Five session series of workshops designed to assist persons with barriers to employment conduct successful job searches. Sessions cover planning, overcoming challenges, networking, interviewing ( including answering difficult questions) and marketing incentives and personal strengths to potential employers. 

Sedalia: Interview Process 12/4/2017, 3:00 PM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Interview Process

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

Sedalia: NCRC 12/5/2017, 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

NCRC: 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. 

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