Workshops

Workshop Date & Timesort descending Contact Location Description
Sedalia: Options for Training 12/7/2017, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Options for Training: Learn about your options for obtaining training On the job or in the classroom.

Jefferson City: Work Keys Assessment 12/7/2017, 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.                                           

Sedalia: Career Exploration 12/7/2017, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

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.

Nevada: Intro to Career Center Services 12/7/2017, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM 417-448-1177 Nevada

An overview of the various services and programs that we can assist with in order for the customer to gain employment.

Arnold: Job Seeking Skills 12/7/2017, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM 636-865-6060 Arnold

Providing basic advice on transferable skills, networking, resume and interview techniques.

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

Jefferson City: Resume Preparation 12/7/2017, 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.)

Rolla: WorkKeys Test for the NCRC 12/8/2017, 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.

Columbia: NCRC Testing 12/8/2017, 9:00 AM to 12:00 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!!

 

Sedalia: Basic Computer Skills 12/8/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

Learn the fundamentals of using a computer such as keyboarding and how to use a mouse. This workshop is for beginners. Work with desktop icons, dropdown menus, links, taskbars, and toolbars.

Nevada: Résumé Preparation 12/8/2017, 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.

Rolla: Missouri Department of Corrections Officer Examination 12/8/2017, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (573) 364-7030 x129 Rolla

Video, reading and counting examination.

Jefferson City: Money Smart 12/8/2017, 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: Microsoft Windows 7 Basic 12/11/2017, 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM 573-364-7030 Rolla

Windows 7 environment; Files, folders and libraries & managing content.

St. Charles Co.—St. Peters: Workkeys Assessment 12/11/2017, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM 636-255-6060 St. Peters

WorkKeys is a job skills assessment system. Testing will be administered in areas of:  Applied Math, Locating Information, & Reading for Information.

Sedalia: NCRC 12/11/2017, 12:00 PM to 4:00 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. 

Nevada: On-Line Applications 12/11/2017, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 417-448-1177 Nevada

Learn how to ensure your online application is prepared successfully and received the first time. Workshop will cover aspects of completing an application online, as well as formatting your résumé and attaching your résumé to an online application. 

Branson: MoJobs Resume 12/11/2017, 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 (2) 12/11/2017, 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. 

Rolla: Microsoft Excel 1 12/12/2017, 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: Conducting A Job Search 12/12/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 573-441-6361 Columbia

Conducting a Job Search             

There are a lot of job openings out there, but you need to know how to find them.  This class will show you different avenues to research to help find that job you desire.

 

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