Workshops

Workshop Date & Timesort ascending Contact Location Description
Jefferson City: Money Smart 12/29/2017, 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.

Nevada: Intro to Career Center Services 12/29/2017, 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.

Nevada: Résumé Preparation 12/29/2017, 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.

Columbia: NCRC Testing 12/29/2017, 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!!

 

Rolla: WorkKeys Test for the NCRC 12/29/2017, 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.

Jefferson City: Resume Preparation 12/28/2017, 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.)

Columbia: NCRC Testing 12/28/2017, 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!!

 

Jefferson City: Work Keys Assessment 12/28/2017, 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.                                           

Nevada: On-Line Applications 12/28/2017, 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. 

Arnold: Interviewing 12/28/2017, 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM 636-865-6060 Arnold

This workshop covers interview preparation and attire, the impact of body language, appropriate responses to interview questions, understanding the employer perspective, and interview follow-up.

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

Branson: Career Exploration 12/28/2017, 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. 

Sedalia: NCRC 12/28/2017, 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. 

Rolla: Personal Finance & Budgeting 12/28/2017, 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM (573) 364-7030 x129 Rolla

Understand household financial management. Create household budgets and get finances under control.

Park Hills: Resume Preparation 12/28/2017, 9:15 AM to 12:00 PM 573-518-2431 Park Hills

No Prerequisite.

We will discuss the importance of your master resume, content of a resume, types of resumes, how to handle the contact information, work experience, education, training and skills. We will also discuss Situation-Action-Results (SAR) statements and what the best format is for your resume.

Rolla: Job Seeking Skills 12/28/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:15 AM (573) 364-7030 x129 Rolla

Job seeking has changed considerably in the last few years. Learn how to get the job you really want.

Sedalia: Skills and Typing 12/28/2017, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 660-530-5627 Sedalia

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

Arnold: Basic Computer 12/27/2017, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM 636-865-6060 Arnold

An intro to basic computer skills focusing on using the mouse, the keyboard, and understanding basic computer terms.  Create an e-mail address if needed.

Columbia: Computer Lab & Typing Test 12/27/2017, 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: WIOA Orientation 12/27/2017, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM 417-448-1177 Nevada

This orientation will provide you with information specific to the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).

Do you qualify for skilled training? Information given about WIOA.

Branson: WorkKeys Assessment 12/27/2017, 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.

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