Project Description

Narrative Summary

Our new and improved Employment Readiness program prepares participants for joining the workplace for the first time or re-entering the workplace by providing essential life skills, employability certifications, and workplace skills and ethics.

Admission Requirements

  • Must be at least 18 years of age or older
  • Complete Academic Assessment
  • Must be committed to self-improvement

Course Outline

Major Topics include:

Essential Life Skills:
Personal Budgeting, Personality Dimensions, Computer Skills, and SMART Goals
Career Exploration:
First Aid/CPR, Mental Health First Aid, Safe Food Handling, WHMIS, Basic Ecology, Career Exploration and Interviews, Self Care, and Nutrition Basics
Preparing for the Workplace:
Interviewing Skills, Resume/Cover Letter, Dressing for Success, Stress Management, Customer Service, and Social Media/Marketing

Hours and Duration

  • September 26 – December 16, 2022
  • Twelve [12] week program, Monday to Friday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm (In class instruction)

Registration Deadline

Deadline to register is September 2, 2022. All applications must be submitted before 4pm on the deadline date. Applications will be considered complete when ALL forms are filled in FULL and required documentation is provided.