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Number of current workshops: 19

Ace Your Interview

  • 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 905.669.5627 today.

Times: 1:30pm to 4:00pm

Date: 2019-04-29

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-04-29 | Vaughan Centre

CAFE Connections - New and Exciting Networking Event!

Connect with like-minded professionals. This is your great opportunity to develop your networking skills.

To register call 905.669.5627 today.

Times: 10:00am to 12:00pm

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

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Region: York | Date: Ongoing | Vaughan Centre

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 and Finance.

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.

To register call 289.846.3645 today.

Times:

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Language & Skills Training Services, Markham North

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: Ongoing | Language & 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 and Finance.

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 905.479.7926 today.

Times: 8:30am to 4:30pm

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Language & Skills Training Services, Markham North

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: Ongoing | Language & Skills Training Services, Markham North

Enhanced Language Training for Healthcare Professionals

COSTI's Enhanced Language Training program is ideal for Internationally Trained Professionals who have prior training in Health Care.

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 905.479.7926 today.

Times:

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Language & Skills Training Services, Markham South

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: Ongoing | Language & 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 Office Administration and Customer Service.

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.

This program is offered from Monday to Friday.

To register call 289.842.3124 today.

Times: 8:30am to 4:30pm

Date: Ongoing

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

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: Ongoing | Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Richmond Hill

Enhanced Language Training for Teaching and Education Professionals

COSTI's Enhanced Language Training program is ideal for Internationally Trained Professionals who have prior training in Teaching and Education.

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 905.761.1155 today.

Times: 8:30am to 4:30pm

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Vaughan

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: Ongoing | Language, Settlement & Skills Training Services, Vaughan

Meetup Mondays

New and exciting networking event!

Connect with like-minded professionals. This is a great opportunity to develop your networking skills.

To register call 905.669.5627 today.

Times: 9:30am to 11:00am

Date: 2019-04-29

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-04-29 | Vaughan Centre

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 905.669.5627 today.

Times: 9:30am to 12:00pm

Date: 2019-04-23

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-04-23 | Vaughan Centre

Practice Interview - By appointment only

Be prepared for your interviews. One-on-one 30 minute practice interview.

Dates: April 2, 4, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25 & 30

Pre-requisite: Ace Your Interview Workshop. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY!

To register call 905.669.5627 today.

Times:

Date: 2019-04-23

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-04-23 | Vaughan Centre

Practice Interview - By appointment only

Be prepared for your interviews. One-on-one 30 minute practice interview.

Dates: April 2, 3, 4, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25 & 30

Pre-requisite: Ace Your Interview Workshop. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY!

To register call 905.669.5627 today.

Times:

Date: 2019-04-24

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-04-24 | Vaughan Centre

Practice Interview - By appointment only

Be prepared for your interviews. One-on-one 30 minute practice interview.

Dates: April 2, 4, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25 & 30

Pre-requisite: Ace Your Interview Workshop. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY!

To register call 905.669.5627 today.

Times:

Date: 2019-04-25

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-04-25 | Vaughan Centre

Practice Interview - By appointment only

Be prepared for your interviews. One-on-one 30 minute practice interview.

Dates: April 2, 4, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25 & 30

Pre-requisite: Ace Your Interview Workshop. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY!

To register call 905.669.5627 today.

Times:

Date: 2019-04-30

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-04-30 | Vaughan Centre

Resume Clinic - By appointment only

15-minute resume critique.

Pre-requisite: Strategic Resume Writing or Resume Writing Basics Workshop.

BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. To register call 905.669.5627 today.

Times:

Date: 2019-04-29

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-04-29 | Vaughan Centre

Resume Clinic - By appointment only

15-minute resume critique.

Pre-requisite: Strategic Resume Writing or Resume Writing Basics Workshop.

BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. To register call 905.669.5627 today.

Times:

Date: 2019-04-26

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-04-26 | Vaughan Centre

Resume Writing Basics

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

To register call 905.669.5627 today.

Times: 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Date: 2019-04-25

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-04-25 | Vaughan Centre

Second Career 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-skill 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 905.669.5627 today.

Times: 9:30am to 11:30am

Date: 2019-04-26

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-04-26 | Vaughan Centre

Strategic Resumes

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 905.669.5627 today.

Times: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Date: 2019-04-30

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-04-30 | Vaughan Centre

Strategic Resumes

The right one will make a difference. Learn from the experts!

Learn how to write a targeted resume using accomplishment statements and keywords: identify what information employers are looking for when they review resumes; discover how to market yourself effectively by using various types of resumes.

To register call 905.669.5627 today.

Times: 9:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2019-04-24

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-04-24 | Vaughan Centre