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Number of current workshops: 22

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ACCPAC Accounting

This is a six week, 36 hour course offered on Tuesday and Thursday. There is a $250 fee for this course.

Topics covered in this course include:

  • using the system manager;
  • setting up Accounts Payable, and entering transactions;
  • entering invoices and receipts;
  • setting up Accounts Receivable and Customer Records; and
  • preparing income and balance statements.

Staff at this location speak Albanian, Amharic, English, Mandarin, Spanish, Ukrainian, and Serbo-Croatian.

Times: 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Caledonia Employment Services

Fees: 1

Toronto Ongoing Caledonia Employment Services

Dynamic Resume Writing

Dynamic Resume Writing – The right one will make the difference! (3 hours) ï‚·

Learn how to write a targeted resume using accomplishment statements and key words ï‚· Identify what information employers are looking for when they review resumes ï‚· Discover how to market yourself effectively by using various types of resumes

Times: 9:00am to 12:30pm

Date: 2017-06-28

Located at: Mississauga Employment Services

Fees: None

Peel 2017-06-28 Mississauga Employment Services

Employment Ontario - Information Session

Learn bout how you could use our resouces to job search and market yourself. Also learn about accessing and qualifying for the various Employment Ontario services such s Mentoring Partnership, Ontario Job Creation Partnership, Ontario Self-Employment Benefit, Second Career, Fee Payer and Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities.

Times: 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Date: 2017-06-27

Located at: Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location

Fees: None

Toronto 2017-06-27 Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location

Employment Ontario - Information Session

Learn bout how you could use our resouces to job search and market yourself. Also learn about accessing and qualifying for the various Employment Ontario services such s Mentoring Partnership, Ontario Job Creation Partnership, Ontario Self-Employment Benefit, Second Career, Fee Payer and Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities.

Times: 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Date: 2017-06-29

Located at: Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location

Fees: None

Toronto 2017-06-29 Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location

Enhanced Language Training for Accounting and Finance Professionals

COSTI's Enhanced Language Training program is ideal for Internationally Trained Professionals who have prior training in Accounting, Office Administration and Customer Service, or Health Care.

Services Available:

  • 10 weeks of Enhanced Language Training (sector specific language and terminology)
  • two weeks of pre-employment preparation workshops (e.g. resume preparation, interview techniques, workplace culture, ethics, employment standards, goal setting, labour market information, cold calling and networking, etc.)
  • 72 hours of computer skills upgrading
  • six weeks of assisted job placement and job search support

Services are available to individuals who have acquired professional qualifications outside of Canada and who have been unable to access employment in their field of expertise. Individuals must be able to communicate at an advanced level of English, and have occupational training and experience in the respective profession or trade. Participants must be landed, conventional refugees, or individuals on a Minister's Permit. Language assessments will be arranged to determine eligibility.

Times: October 2 to December 20, 2014 and January 8 to March 28, 2015

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Markham North

Fees: None

York Ongoing Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Markham North

Enhanced Language Training for Accounting and Finance Professionals

COSTI's Enhanced Language Training program is ideal for Internationally Trained Professionals who have prior training in Accounting, Office Administration and Customer Service, or Health Care.

Services Available:

  • 10 weeks of Enhanced Language Training (sector specific language and terminology)
  • two weeks of pre-employment preparation workshops (e.g. resume preparation, interview techniques, workplace culture, ethics, employment standards, goal setting, labour market information, cold calling and networking, etc.)
  • 72 hours of computer skills upgrading
  • six weeks of assisted job placement and job search support

Services are available to individuals who have acquired professional qualifications outside of Canada and who have been unable to access employment in their field of expertise. Individuals must be able to communicate at an advanced level of English, and have occupational training and experience in the respective profession or trade. Participants must be landed, conventional refugees, or individuals on a Minister's Permit. Language assessments will be arranged to determine eligibility.

Times: October 2 to December 20, 2014 and January 8 to March 28, 2015

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Markham South

Fees: None

York Ongoing Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Markham South

Enhanced Language Training for Healthcare Professionals

COSTI's Enhanced Language Training program is ideal for Internationally Trained Professionals who have prior training in Accounting, Office Administration and Customer Service, or Health Care. Services Available:

  • 10 weeks of Enhanced Language Training (sector specific language and terminology)
  • two weeks of pre-employment preparation workshops (eg. resume preparation, interview techniques, workplace culture, ethics, employment standards, goal setting, labour market information, cold calling and networking, etc.)
  • 72 hours of computer skills upgrading
  • First Aid, CPR and Restorative Certificate training
  • six weeks of assisted job placement and job search support

Services are available to individuals who have acquired professional qualifications outside of Canada and who have been unable to access employment in their field of expertise. Individuals must be able to communicate at an advanced level of English, and have occupational training and experience in the respective profession or trade. Participants must be landed, conventional refugees, or individuals on a Minister's Permit. Language assessments will be arranged to determine eligibility.

Times: October 2 to December 20, 2014 and January 8 to March 28, 2015

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Markham South

Fees: None

York Ongoing Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Markham South

Enhanced Language Training for Office Administration and Customer Service Professionals

COSTI's Enhanced Language Training program is ideal for Internationally Trained Professionals who have prior training in Accounting, Office Administration and Customer Service, or Health Care. Services Available:

  • 10 weeks of Enhanced Language Training (sector specific language and terminology)
  • two weeks of pre-employment preparation workshops (eg. resume preparation, interview techniques, workplace culture, ethics, employment standards, goal setting, labour market information, cold calling and networking, etc.)
  • 72 hours of computer skills upgrading
  • six weeks of assisted job placement and job search support

Services are available to individuals who have acquired professional qualifications outside of Canada and who have been unable to access employment in their field of expertise. Individuals must be able to communicate at an advanced level of English, and have occupational training and experience in the respective profession or trade. Participants must be landed, conventional refugees, or individuals on a Minister's Permit. Language assessments will be arranged to determine eligibility.

Times: October 2 to December 20, 2014 and January 8 to March 28, 2015

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Language and Skills Training Services, Richmond Hill

Fees: None

York Ongoing Language and Skills Training Services, Richmond Hill

Enhanced Language Training for Office Administration and Customer Service Professionals

COSTI's Enhanced Language Training program is ideal for Internationally Trained Professionals who have prior training in Accounting, Office Administration and Customer Service, or Health Care. Services Available:

  • 10 weeks of Enhanced Language Training (sector specific language and terminology)
  • two weeks of pre-employment preparation workshops (eg. resume preparation, interview techniques, workplace culture, ethics, employment standards, goal setting, labour market information, cold calling and networking, etc.)
  • 72 hours of computer skills upgrading
  • six weeks of assisted job placement and job search support

Services are available to individuals who have acquired professional qualifications outside of Canada and who have been unable to access employment in their field of expertise. Individuals must be able to communicate at an advanced level of English, and have occupational training and experience in the respective profession or trade. Participants must be landed, conventional refugees, or individuals on a Minister's Permit. Language assessments will be arranged to determine eligibility.

Times: October 2 to December 20, 2014 and January 8 to March 28, 2015

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Richmond Hill

Fees: None

York Ongoing Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Richmond Hill

Interview Skills Workshop

Learn skills needed to succeed in today's job interview. Understand how to answer common and behavioural interview questions.

Times: 10:30am to 12:00pm

Date: 2017-06-29

Located at: Weston Employment Services

Fees: None

Toronto 2017-06-29 Weston Employment Services

Interview Skills Workshop

Learn skills needed to succeed in today's job interview. Understand how to answer common and behavioural interview questions.

Times: 10:30am to 12:00pm

Date: 2017-06-29

Located at: Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location

Fees: None

Toronto 2017-06-29 Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location

Interview Tips for Youth

Interview Tips for Youth - your interview is the key to getting the job!

  • Discover how to handle interview questions with confidence
  • Learn how to project confidence and enthusiasm when sharing your experience with employers
  • Find out the common mistakes that happen in interviews and how to avoid them

Times: 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Date: 2017-06-27

Located at: Mississauga Employment Services

Fees: None

Peel 2017-06-27 Mississauga Employment Services

Mentoring for Newcomers Info Session

Learn about the Mentoring Partnership, a government funded program that brings together recent skilled immigrants and established professionals in occupation-specific mentoring relationships. Learn what it takes to be a "mentee" and get the inside perspective on your career path.

Times: 10:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2017-06-23

Located at: Mississauga Employment Services

Fees: None

Peel 2017-06-23 Mississauga Employment Services

Mock Interview - By Appointment

Practice successful interview techniques individually or in a group session. Book an appointment with one of our expert Employment Resource Centre staff.  

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Times: 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Date: 2017-06-23

Located at: Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location

Fees: None

Toronto 2017-06-23 Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location

Mock Interview - By Appointment

Practice successful interview techniques individually or in a group session. Book an appointment with one of our expert Employment Resource Centre staff.

Times: 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Date: 2017-06-30

Located at: Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location

Fees: None

Toronto 2017-06-30 Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location

Mock Interview - By Appointment

Practice successful interview techniques individually or in group session. Book an appointment with one of our highly skilled resource centre staff.

Times: 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Date: 2017-06-23

Located at: Weston Employment Services

Fees: None

Toronto 2017-06-23 Weston Employment Services

Mock Interview - By Appointment

Practice successful interview techniques individually or in group session. Book an appointment with one of our highly skilled resource centre staff.

Times: 10:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2017-06-30

Located at: Weston Employment Services

Fees: None

Toronto 2017-06-30 Weston Employment Services

Resume Critique

Write a targeted resume with accomplishment statements and understand what information employers look for on a resume. Learn different styles of resumes and which will market skills and abilities most effectively.

 

 

Times: 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Date: 2017-06-26

Located at: Weston Employment Services

Fees: None

Toronto 2017-06-26 Weston Employment Services

Resume Critique

Evaluate and prepare a dynamic cover letter and, or resume, practice successful interview techniques individually or in a group session. Book an appointment with our highly skilled resource centre staff.

Times: 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Date: 2017-06-26

Located at: Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location

Fees: None

Toronto 2017-06-26 Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location

Resume Critique (Prerequisite: Dynamic Resume Writing)

Write targeted resumes with accomplishment statements and understand what information employers look for on a resume. Learn different styles of resumes and which will market skills and abilities most effectively.

Times: 9:00am to 3:00pm

Date: 2017-06-26

Located at: Mississauga Employment Services

Fees: None

Peel 2017-06-26 Mississauga Employment Services

Strategic Resumes

Write targeted resumes with accomplishment statements and understand what information employers look for on a resume.  Learn different styles of resumes and which will market skills and abilities most efectively.

Times: 10:30am to 12:00pm

Date: 2017-06-28

Located at: Weston Employment Services

Fees: None

Toronto 2017-06-28 Weston Employment Services

Strategic Resume

  • Learn how to write a targeted resume using accomplishment statements and keywords so that resume matches the requirements of the job posting.
  • Identify what information employers are looking for when they review resumes.
  • Discover how to market yourself effectively by using various types of resumes.

Times: 10:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2017-06-28

Located at: Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location

Fees: None

Toronto 2017-06-28 Jane St. Hub - Satellite Location