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Virtual workshops 2021 at WorkBC Courtenay

Virtual Workshop Series

Don’t let COVID-19 restrictions stop you from attending a workshop-Let us bring our services to you!

With the continuously evolving COVID-19 pandemic, the health and safety of our staff and clients is our top priority, our Centre is closed for all in-person workshop services until further notice.

Our WorkBC’s Virtual Workshop Platform will provide you with a simple, secure access to our workshops; all you will need to attend is an internet-connected computer, phone, or tablet.

Registration is required. Call 250-334-3119 to register with your email address. Once registered the Zoom link for each registered workshop will be emailed to you the day before the scheduled workshops.

June 2 @ 2 PM: Transferable Skills

June 9 @ 2 PM: Ramp Up Your Resume

June 16 @ 10 AM: Changing your Mindset for Better Results

June 23 @ 2 PM: Job search for Older Workers – postponed to a later date

June 30 @ 2 PM: Interview Skills for Success

This program is funded by the Government of Canada and the Province of British Columbia.

HOW TO join a Zoom Meeting-Instructions Video: https://youtu.be/hIkCmbvAHQQ

You can join an instant meeting through an email invite, an instant messaging invite, from the browser, from the Zoom desktop and mobile application, from a landline or mobile phone, and with a H.323 or SIP device.

Before joining a Zoom meeting on a computer or mobile device, you can download the Zoom app from https://zoom.us/download Otherwise, you will be prompted to download and install Zoom when you click a join link.

Past 2021 workshops include:

  • April 7 @ 10 AM – Zooming for Success: Tips for a great first impression
  • April 14 @ 10 AM- WorkBC Services: What services we offer
  • April 21 @ 10 AM- Career Planning: Employment Goals
  • April 28 @ 2 PM- Job Search Strategies – How to conduct a great job search
  • May 5 @ 2 PM – Changing your mindset for better results
  • May 12 @ 2 PM- Networking during a pandemic
  • May 19 @ 2 PM- Labour Market Research
  • May 26 @ 10 AM- Using social media for job search