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IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN FUNDING/TRAINING MONIES YOU MUST BE SCHEDULED FOR WIOA ORIENTATION WORKSHOP. WALK INS FOR THIS WORKSHOP ARE NOT ALLOWED. PLEASE CALL THE WELCOME CENTER AT 570-963-4671 EXTENSION 3010 TO SCHEDULE
Workshops Presented by CareerLink® Staff and Partners
WIOA Orientation – An informational session where job seekers unable to find employment, who may need additional services, whether classroom training or on the job training, will learn the process to access funded services and the eligibility requirements.
Resume Writing – This workshop will cover basic to intermediate level resume writing techniques. The do’s & don’ts of resume writing, how to put your knowledge, skills & training on paper in a clear concise way.
Government Jobs Workshop – This workshop will introduce the participant to the PA State Civil Service website. Topics of discussion will include: civil service job search, civil service application and civil service testing.
O*NET – Discover the type of work activities and occupations that you would like and find exciting. You will identify and learn about broad interest areas most relevant to yourself.
OJT – Marketing Yourself – How to use the on-the-job training incentive to secure employment. Find out what it is and how it works.
Interviewing Skills – Find out about the different types of interviews and how to handle those tough interview questions and put your best foot forward to land that next job.
Job Corps – Free education and training program that helps young people learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job. For eligible youth at least 16 years of age.
Jobgateway Job Search – Jobgateway Enrollment/Job Search is offered to participants who lack basic computer skills and need individual assistance in basic Jobgateway enrollment.
Workshops Presented by Educational Opportunity Centers, Inc
Career Decision Making Workshop with O’net Interest Inventory: This workshop is for the undecided career changer that is looking for a starting point. The workshop includes an Interest Inventory to identify your Holland Occupational Code. From there we look to the High Priority Occupation List (HPO) as well as other market trends to determine future growth projections. We will explore online resources that can assist in your career decision making process. The workshop also includes information on preparing for college and financial aid.
Career Decision Making in Healthcare Careers: This workshop is a comprehensive look at the health careers. Topics covered include training options, required skill sets, career ladders, accrediting agencies, financial aid opportunities, and open positions.
Career Decision Making for Business & Finance: This workshop includes an exploration of careers in business, accounting, administration, and marketing. The exploration includes training options, open positions, KSAOCs as well as ways to prepare for a career in this arena.
Career Exploration in Logistics, Manufacturing & Transportation: This workshop includes Topics covered include employment opportunities, required skill sets required for these careers, industry growth trends, training options, apprenticeship opportunities and career ladders. Workshop will explore companies and occupations in the trucking, warehousing, manufacturing and distribution, logistics and supply chain management, as well as skilled mechanical/construction trades.
Financial Aid for Higher Education: Everything you need to know about paying for college: FAFSA, PHEAA, scholarships and education incentives.
Laurel Radzieski (570) 496-0296