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Number of current workshops: 20

Ace Your Virtual Interview

The Interview is key to getting a job. During these challenging times, how we interview has changed.
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 click here

Times: 10:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2024-03-07

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-07

Ace Your Virtual Interview

The Interview is key to getting a job. During these challenging times, how we interview has changed.
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 click here

Times: 10:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2024-03-21

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-21

Better Jobs Ontario Virtual Information Session

Better Jobs Ontario (previously known as Second Career) is a cost-sharing grant provided to individuals looking to train for a new career. This grant may cover tuition, transportation, books, childcare and more! It is provided based on need, and applicants may need to contribute to cost of the training. Join this information session to learn about the program's suitability criteria. Please be aware that the information provided is general information. If you have specific questions pertaining to your application, make an appointment with an employment consultant who will be able to assist you. 

To register click here 

Times: 10:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2024-03-20

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-20

Customer Service Preparation Online Course (3 Weeks)

In this course you will learn the basic skills needed to work in all types of jobs; whether you work with customers in person or over the phone. Certificate upon completion

To register or create an account click here or email costionlineservices@costi.org 

 

Times:

Date: 2024-03-18

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-18

Employment Strategies For Office Administration Professionals (3 Weeks)

Sector-specific terminology, workplace communication, and culture skills for internationally trained professionals and individuals interested in working in the field of Office Administration.

To register click here.

For more information please on how to register please contact us at  costionlineservices@costi.org 

 

Times:

Date: 2024-03-11

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-11

Expressway Cybersecurity Bridging Program - Information Session

This program is designed to assist highly skilled internationally trained individu-als with a background in Information Technology obtained outside of Canada and who now reside in Ontario, and are unemployed or underem-ployed, integrate into the Ontario workforce in obtaining a certificate and secure occupation in the high demand Cybersecurity field.

To register click here

Times: 10:00am to 11:00am

Date: 2024-03-06

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-06

Expressway Cybersecurity Bridging Program - Information Session

This program is designated to assist highly skilled internationally trained individuals with a background in Information Technology obtained outside of Canada and who now reside in Ontario, and are unemployed or underemployed, integrate into the Ontario workforce in obtaining a certificate and secure occupation in the high demand Cybersecurity field.

To register click here

Times: 10:00am to 11:00am

Date: 2024-03-13

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-13

Expressway Cybersecurity Bridging Program - Information Session

This program is designated to assist highly skilled internationally trained individuals with background in Information technology obtained outside Canada and who now reside in Ontario, and are unemployed or underemployed, integrate into the Ontario workforce in obtaining a certificate and secure occupation in the high demand Cybersecurity field.

To register click here

Times: 10:00am to 11:00am

Date: 2024-03-20

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-20

Expressway Cybersecurity Bridging Program - Information Session

This program is designated to assist highly skilled internationally trained individuals with a background in Information Technology obtained outside of Canada and who now reside in Ontario, and are unemployed, integrate into the Ontario workforce in obtaining a certificate and secure occupation in the high demand Cybersecurity field.

To register click here

Times: 10:00am to 11:00am

Date: 2024-03-27

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-27

Internationally Trained Individuals (ITI) Solutions - Bridging The Gap To Employment Information Session

Program is designed to provide employment assistance to residents of Peel and York Region who are internationally trained individuals in the fields of Finance and Accounting, Information Technology, Healthcare and Engineering enabling them to succeed in the workplace. internship openings in occupations specifically related to the clients' background and assist clients in obtaining a professional internship. These are paid work placements in the clients’ chosen field and working for companies matching their occupational objective.

To register click here

Times: 10:00am to 11:00am

Date: 2024-03-07

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-07

Internationally Trained Individuals (ITI) Solutions - Bridging The Gap To Employment Information Session

This program is designated to provide employment assistance to residents of Peel and York region who are internationally trained individuals in the fields of Finance and Accounting, Information Technology, Healthcare and Engineering enabling them to succeed in the workplace. Internship openenings in occupations specifically related to the clients' background and assist clients in obtaining a professional internship. These are paid work placements in the client's chosen field and working for companies matching their occupational objective.

To register click here

Times: 10:00am to 11:00am

Date: 2024-03-14

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-14

Internationally Trained Individuals (ITI) Solutions - Bridging The Gap To Employment Information Session

This program is designated to provide employment assistance to residents of Peel and York Region who are internationally trained individuals in the fields of Finance and Accounting, Information Technology, Healthcare and Engineering enabling them to succeed in the work-place. Internship openings in occupations specifically related to the clients' background and assist clients in obtaining a professional internship. These are paid work placements in the client's chosen field and working for companies matching their occupational objective.

To register click here

Times: 10:00am to 11:00am

Date: 2024-03-21

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-21

Internationally Trained Individuals (ITI) Solutions - Bridging The Gap To Employment Information Session

This program is designated to provide employment assistance to residents of Peel and York region who are internationally trained individuals in the fields of Finance and Accounting, Information Technology, Healthcare and Engineering enabling them to succeed in the workplace. Internship openings in occupations specifically related to the clients' background and assist clients in obtaining a professional internship. These are paid work placements in the client's chosen field and working for companies matching their occupational objective.

To register click here

Times: 10:00am to 11:00am

Date: 2024-03-28

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-28

netWORKS Information Session for Youth 18-29

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

To register click here

Times: 9:30am to 12:00pm

Date: 2024-03-05

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-05

netWORKS Information Session for Youth 18-29

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

To register, click here 

Times: 9:30am to 12:00pm

Date: 2024-03-27

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-27

Planning Your Career Webinar

Participate in a webinar that will help you make informed decisions about your career path. Find out where you are now and where you want to be.

To register, click here 

Times: 10:30am to 11:30am

Date: 2024-03-12

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-12

Women-specific Employment Training (WSET)

Starting January 22, 2022, COSTI will be offering women-specific employment-related language courses for female students who are Permanent Residents, Convention Refugees, or Minister’s Permit holders.

This training program is focused on enhancing vocabulary related to the specific occupational sector and facilitating their transition to employment.

  • 6-week training offered on Saturdays, 9:00 am to 2:30 pm

To learn more about this program click here

To register click here  or contact us at 416-244-9980 or linctoronto@costi.org

Click here to see the program flyer.

Times: 9:30am to 2:30pm

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: Ongoing

Writing A Strategic Resume Webinar

A two-hour résumé writing webinar. Join us to learn how to create a résumé that will get noticed by employers.

To register click here 

Times: 10:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2024-03-05

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-05

Writing A Strategic Resume Webinar

A two-hour résumé writing webinar. Join us to learn how to create a résumé that will get noticed by employers.

To register click here 

Times: 10:00am to 12:00pm

Date: 2024-03-19

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: 2024-03-19

Youth Job Connection Virtual Information Session

WE ARE HERE TO HELP YOU! Our staff is working remotely to deliver employment related support.

The Youth Job Connection (YJC) program serves youth aged 15-29 experiencing multiple barriers to employment.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

  • Resident of Toronto (Ontario)
  • Eligible to work in Canada
  • Unemployed
  • Not attending school or full-time training

PROGRAM BENEFITS

Paid pre-employment & Life Skills training

  • Paid job opportunities
  • Mentoring and peer support services
  • Education, training or work transitioning support
  • Access to training and skills development opportunities

ESESSENTIAL SERVICES INDUSTRIES:

  • Customer Service/Grocery Stores
  • Administration
  • Manufacturing, Medical & Pharmaceutical
  • Delivery Services
  • Technology & Computer Remote Work
  • General Labourer

To register, send email to torontoemployment@costi.org or call 647-827-1425 

Download flyer here

Times:

Date: Ongoing

Located at: Virtual

Fees: None

Region: Virtual | Date: Ongoing