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Number of current workshops: 11

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

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 905.669.5627

Times: 10:00am to 11:30am

Date: 2019-05-27

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-05-27 | 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

Enviroplast Hiring Event

Are you in search of a green employment in a recycling company? Look no more, ENVIROPLAST in now hiring for a new location opening in Vaughan! Meet your future employer.

To register, call 905.669.5627 or send email to vaughanemployment@costi.org or online here.

Download flyer here

Times: 10:00am to 7:00pm

Date: 2019-05-29

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-05-29 | Vaughan Centre

LinkedIn

This session gives insights and practical tips about what networking is and how to tap into the power of networking in a way that everybody feels good about it. In this workshop you will learn the first steps how to create and configure a strong Linkedln profile and leverage this social media platform.

To register call 905.669.5627 today.

Times: 9:30am to 11:00am

Date: 2019-05-31

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-05-31 | 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: 2019-05-23

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-05-23 | Vaughan Centre

netWORKS Orientation: 18-29 years old

Are 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 905.669.5627 today.

Times: 9:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2019-05-28

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-05-28 | 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: 9:30am to 11:00am

Date: 2019-05-22

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-05-22 | 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: 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Date: 2019-05-21

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-05-21 | 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: 1:00pm to 3:30pm

Date: 2019-05-27

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-05-27 | Vaughan Centre

Zanchin Automotive Group Job Fair

Advance your career in the retail automotive sector. Zanchin Automotive Group is hiring! Join us at this recruitment event, various and immediate job opportunities available.

To register, call 905.669.5627 or send email to vaughanemployment@costi.org or online here.

Download flyer here

Times: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Date: 2019-05-22

Located at: Vaughan Centre

Fees: None

Region: York | Date: 2019-05-22 | Vaughan Centre