Workshops

Workshop Date & Timesort descending Contact Location Description
Springfield: Veteran Resource 10/3/2017, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM 417-887-4343 Springfield

VETERANS’ CAREER & EMPLOYMENT RESOURCE 

This workshop provides practical information for veterans and eligible spouses on translating military training to civilian skills, the use of Social Media / Networking in the job search, resume building and targeting, and advice on preparing for job interviews. 

St. Charles County: Basic Microsoft Excel 2010 10/3/2017, 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM 636-255-6060 St. Peters

Basic Microsoft Excel 2010 (Training Room C), Cindy Fulton

Microsoft Excel has been identified as a leading software skill by businesses in the area.  In this workshop you will learn to create a spreadsheet using basic formula calculations including AUTOSUM, how to copy, move and format cells, insert/delete rows & columns, learn about the AutoCalculate feature, how to display formula/value version of a spreadsheet, and how to copy formulas using the fill handle.*No late arrivals permitted.

Warrenton: Basic Excel 10/3/2017, 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM 636-456-9467 Warrenton

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

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

Columbia: Resume Preparation 10/3/2017, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM 573-441-6352 Columbia

​Resume Preparation                          

Let us help you with your resume! Employers look at resumes’ and say “YES” or “NO” instantly.  Let us help you go to the …………  “YES PILE”!!

Warrenton: Basic Outlook 10/3/2017, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 636-456-9467 Warrenton

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

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

Rolla: Microsoft Word 2 10/3/2017, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM 573-364-7030 Rolla

Tables & Formatting, Mail Merge, Forms, Tables of Contents, and more.

(Must have completed Word 1)

Arnold: Career Exploration 10/3/2017, 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM 636-287-8909 Arnold

CAREER EXPLORATION, PLANNING & SKILLS IDENTIFICATION:

Covers the importance of selecting a career goal and identifying transferrable skills. Covers work preferences and interests.  Also, reviews information about occupations, education, and LMI.
Register at the Arnold Job Center.

Warrenton: Basic Access 10/3/2017, 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

Kirksville: Youth Résumé Development 10/3/2017, 3:15 PM to 4:30 PM 660-785-2400 Kirksville

Youth Resume Development 

Create a youth resume to highlight your developing skills & strengths including school activities, hobbies, volunteer and community activities. 

Warrenton: Resume Preparation 10/4/2017, 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM 636-456-9467 Warrenton

Resume Preparation:  Must have basic computer skills, your work history and dates of employment and an e-mail address. Need a resume but don’t know where to start? Learn about layout and formatting of resumes and create a basic resume in Microsoft Word. Understand and identify your Skills for resumes and interviews.

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

Sedalia: Microsoft Excel Basic 10/4/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Learn the basics of operating Microsoft Excel.

Rolla: Resume Preparation 10/4/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:45 AM (573) 364-7030 x129 Rolla

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

Kirksville: Career Exploration 10/4/2017, 9:30 AM to 10:45 AM 660-785-2400 Kirksville

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.

Sedalia: Microsoft Excel Intermediate 10/4/2017, 10:00 AM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Learn the basics of operating Microsoft Excel.

Arnold: WIOA Orientation 10/4/2017, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM 636-287-8909 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)287-8909

 

Rolla: Interviewing Skills 10/4/2017, 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM (573) 364-7030 x129 Rolla

Prepare for the Interview. Understanding interview question approaches.

Sedalia: Microsoft Excel Advanced 10/4/2017, 11:00 AM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Learn the basics of operating Microsoft Excel.

Columbia: Computer Lab & Typing Test 10/4/2017, 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.

Park Hills: Mock Interview 1 10/4/2017, 2:15 PM to 3:30 PM 573-518-2431 Park Hills

Communication

Practice interviewing with career center staff and an HR Director from a local company. Come prepared to interview and receive feedback on your interview skills.

This is a face-to-face interview to assist with getting to know the questions employers ask and how to answer them appropriately. This is a useful interaction with a professional which complements the Interview Process workshop.

St. Charles County: Online Job Search Using LinkedIn 10/4/2017, 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM 636-255-6060 St. Peters

Online Job Search Using LinkedIn (Large Meeting Room), Tim Riley

*Must be computer proficient, but workshop will NOT be hands on! Learn basics of networking for job search online.

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