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Number of current workshops: 21

Ace Your Interview

The Interview is key to getting a job:

  • Discover how to handle challenging interview questions with confidence
  • Learn how to collect, compile and present information that showcases your skills and experience
  • Find out the common mistakes that happen in interviews and how to avoid them

To register call 905.459.8855 today.

Times: 9:30am to 12:30pm

Date: 2019-09-20

Located at: Employment Services, Brampton

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-09-20 | Employment Services, Brampton

Ace Your Interview

The Interview is key to getting a job:

  • Discover how to handle challenging interview questions with confidence
  • Learn how to collect, compile and present information that showcases your skills and experience
  • Find out the common mistakes that happen in interviews and how to avoid them

To register call 905.567.0482 today.

Times: 9:00am to 12:30pm

Date: 2019-10-03

Located at: Employment Services, Mississauga

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-10-03 | Employment Services, Mississauga

Ace Your Interview

The Interview is key to getting a job:

  • Discover how to handle challenging interview questions with confidence
  • Learn how to collect, compile and present information that showcases your skills and experience
  • Find out the common mistakes that happen in interviews and how to avoid them

To register call 905.459.8855 today.

Times: 9:00am to 12:30pm

Date: 2019-10-17

Located at: Employment Services, Mississauga

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-10-17 | Employment Services, Mississauga

Building Sustainable Futures

This unique Employment program prepares young women under the age of 29 for today’s demanding labour market and provides goal oriented strategies to help build a strong foundation for career and life success.

This program will help you to:

  • Identify your personal strengths and areas where improvement is needed
  • Discover resources leading to career/employment success
  • Strengthen knowledge of “self “
  • Increase essential employability skills in Customer Service, Interpersonal, Team Building and Leadership

Participate in this two-day workshop for women ages 15 - 29

Building Sustainable Futures Workshop:

Monday, September 23, 2019  and Tuesday, September 24, 2019

For more information or to register, call 905.459.8855 or email bramptonemployment@costi.org.

Click here to Register Online

Download flyer

 

Times:

Date: 2019-09-23

Located at: Employment Services, Brampton

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-09-23 | Employment Services, Brampton

Building Sustainable Futures

This unique Employment program prepares young women under the age of 29 for today’s demanding labour market and provides goal oriented strategies to help build a strong foundation for career and life success.

This program will help you to:

  • Identify your personal strengths and areas where improvement is needed
  • Discover resources leading to career/employment success
  • Strengthen knowledge of “self “
  • Increase essential employability skills in Customer Service, Interpersonal, Team Building and Leadership

Participate in this two-day workshop for women ages 15 - 29

Building Sustainable Futures Workshop:

Monday, September 23, 2019  and Tuesday, September 24, 2019

For more information or to register, call 905.459.8855 or email bramptonemployment@costi.org.

Click here to Register Online

Download flyer

 

Times:

Date: 2019-09-24

Located at: Employment Services, Brampton

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-09-24 | Employment Services, Brampton

Building Your Labour Market Profile

  • Navigate online labour market information to research job opportunities and employer trends and wages
  • Access useful job search websites

To register call 905.459.8855 today.

Times: 11:00am to 12:30pm

Date: 2019-09-25

Located at: Employment Services, Brampton

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-09-25 | Employment Services, Brampton

CPA Designation Information Session

In this information session you will learn about:

  • how to transition international education into the CPA Designation 
  • steps to becoming a CPA 
  • practical experience requirements  
  • importance of a CPA designation for career enhancement

To register call 905.567.0482

Times: 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Date: 2019-10-08

Located at: Employment Services, Mississauga

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-10-08 | Employment Services, Mississauga

Dynamic Resume Writing

The right one will make a difference!

Learn how to write a targeted resume using resume writing basics; utilize powerful action verbs, keywords and accomplishment statements.

To register call 905.567.0482 today.

Times: 9:00am to 12:30pm

Date: 2019-10-02

Located at: Employment Services, Mississauga

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-10-02 | Employment Services, Mississauga

Dynamic Resume Writing

The right one will make a difference!

Learn how to write a targeted resume using resume writing basics; utilize powerful action verbs, keywords and accomplishment statements.

To register call 905.567.0482 today.

Times: 9:00am to 12:30pm

Date: 2019-10-09

Located at: Employment Services, Mississauga

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-10-09 | Employment Services, Mississauga

Dynamic Resume Writing

The right one will make a difference!

Learn how to write a targeted resume using resume writing basics; utilize powerful action verbs, keywords and accomplishment statements.

To register call 905.567.0482 today.

Times: 9:00am to 12:30pm

Date: 2019-10-16

Located at: Employment Services, Mississauga

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-10-16 | Employment Services, Mississauga

Dynamic Resume Writing

The right one will make a difference!

Learn how to write a targeted resume using resume writing basics; utilize powerful action verbs, keywords and accomplishment statements.

To register call 905.567.0482 today.

Times: 9:00am to 12:30pm

Date: 2019-10-23

Located at: Employment Services, Mississauga

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-10-23 | Employment Services, Mississauga

Dynamic Resume Writing

The right one will make a difference!

Learn how to write a targeted resume using resume writing basics; utilize powerful action verbs, keywords and accomplishment statements.

To register call 905.567.0482 today.

Times: 9:00am to 12:30pm

Date: 2019-10-30

Located at: Employment Services, Mississauga

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-10-30 | Employment Services, Mississauga

Enhanced Language Training for Accounting and Finance, Office Administration and Customer Service, Teaching, and Information Technology Professionals

COSTI's Enhanced Language Training program is ideal for Internationally Trained Professionals who have prior training in Accounting and Finance, Office Administration and Customer Service, Teaching, Information Technology.

Services Available:

  • On-line Sector-specific terminology modules
  • Workplace communication training
  • Job preparation workshops (e.g. resume preparation, interview techniques, workplace culture, ethics, employment standards, goal setting, labour market information, cold calling and networking, etc.)
  • Computer skills upgrading
  • Unpaid intern placement in a Canadian workplace
  • 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.

To register call 905.459.6700 today.

Times: 8:30am to 4:30pm

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Language, Employment, and Settlement Services, Brampton

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: Ongoing | Language, Employment, and Settlement Services, Brampton

Enhanced Language Training for Accounting and Finance, Office Administration and Customer Service, Teaching, and Information Technology Professionals

COSTI's Enhanced Language Training program is ideal for Internationally Trained Professionals who have prior training in Accounting and Finance, Office Administration and Customer Service, Teaching, Information Technology.

Services Available:

  • On-line Sector-specific terminology modules
  • Workplace communication training
  • Job preparation workshops (e.g. resume preparation, interview techniques, workplace culture, ethics, employment standards, goal setting, labour market information, cold calling and networking, etc.)
  • Computer skills upgrading
  • Unpaid intern placement in a Canadian workplace
  • 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.

To register call 905.451.7147 today.

Times: 8:30am to 4:30pm

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Enhanced Language Training Services

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: Ongoing | Enhanced Language Training Services

Enhancing Economic Opportunities for Older Unemployed Workers

Are you between the ages of 50 - 70 and looking to work?

Participate in a two-day Job Search Workshop with option to join an Employment Networking Group (ENG):

  • Provides tips and fresh perspectives specific to the mature job seeker and expectations related to today’s workplace
  • Learn how to use “net giving”, a networking alternative for finding your job niche and building on your strengths and experience

Two-day workshop session: Thursday, September 12 and 19, 2019

Next ENG meeting dates: Thursday, October 10, 17, 24 and 31, 2019

To register call 905.459.8855 today.

Download flyer here

 

Times:

Date: 2019-09-19

Located at: Employment Services, Brampton

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-09-19 | Employment Services, Brampton

Networking and Job Search Strategies

88% of jobs are not advertised!

  • Find out where the jobs are and how to gain access to them
  • Discover how easy it is to network to get employed

To register call 905.459.8855 today.

Times: 9:30am to 10:45am

Date: 2019-09-25

Located at: Employment Services, Brampton

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-09-25 | Employment Services, Brampton

netWORKS Orientation: 18-29 years old

If you between 18 and 29 years old and excited about getting your career started, netWORKS is a new way to make connections with mentors who can help you get your career off the ground.

To register call 905.567.0482 today.

Times: 10:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2019-10-25

Located at: Employment Services, Mississauga

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-10-25 | Employment Services, Mississauga

netWORKS Orientation: 18-29 years old

If you between 18 and 29 years old and excited about getting your career started, netWORKS is a new way to make connections with mentors who can help you get your career off the ground.

To register call 905.567.0482 today.

Times: 10:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2019-10-08

Located at: Employment Services, Mississauga

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-10-08 | Employment Services, Mississauga

Power of LinkedIn and Internet in Job Search

Workshop on navigating through occupation specific websites, exploring internet job boards, conducting research on industry clusters and developing/enhancing your LinkedIn Profile.

To register call 905.567.0482 today.

Times: 9:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2019-10-24

Located at: Employment Services, Mississauga

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-10-24 | Employment Services, Mississauga

Second Career Strategy Information Session

The Second Career Strategy information session will help recently laid off, unemployed workers to make the transition to a new career in a high-skilled occupation that is in demand. Second Career Strategy provides financial assistance, based on individual needs, to assist people with some of the costs associated with long-term training plans.

To register call 905.567.0482 today.

Times: 9:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2019-10-11

Located at: Employment Services, Mississauga

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-10-11 | Employment Services, Mississauga

Settlement Services - By appointment only

Settlement Counsellor from Peel Multicultural Council is on hand to assist newcomer clients and families to adjust to new life in Canada. Counselor can assist with interpretation and translation of documents, applying for SIN cards and social assistance, languages classes, schools, health care and Canadian Citizenship.

To register call 905.567.0482 today.

Times: 9:30am to 12:00pm

Date: 2019-10-08

Located at: Employment Services, Mississauga

Fees: None

Region: Peel | Date: 2019-10-08 | Employment Services, Mississauga