Workshop Schedule

Download the Employment Services Workshop Schedule.

Resumé & Cover Letter Workshop

Speed up your job search with effective, targeted, accomplishment-based resumés and cover letters!

  • Learn about “keywords,” converting duties into accomplishments, overcoming resumé barriers, and more!
  • Discover how to create personalized cover letters, persuading employers that you are the best candidate!
  • Get quick feedback on your resumé and/or cover letter, to make them more effective


September 9, 2015, 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM
September 21, 2015, 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Second Career Information Session

Laid off or received Employment Insurance on or after January 1, 2005? You may qualify for government-sponsored retraining!

  • Learn about Second Career, the eligibility criteria and the application process
  • Receive Second Career information specific to Centennial College programs of study


September 10, 2015, 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Septmeber 28, 2015, 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Interview Skills

Learn how to sell yourself at an interview, and beat out the competition!

  • Discuss and prepare effective responses to common and difficult interview questions
  • Identify your weaknesses and present them in a positive manner, transforming them into strengths
  • Learn effective strategies for handling behavioural questions/interviews
  • May include preparation, questions to ask, body language, salary negotiation, handling illegal questions, follow up, and more!

This is not a Mock Interview workshop. It is preparation for Mock or actual interviews


September 14, 2015, 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Mock Interviews

A strong interview performance will enable you to make a positive impression and get job offers! Get interviewed and answer common, difficult and behavioural questions, and receive detailed feedback.


  • Dress for success, and get feedback on your appearance
  • Prepare in advance: Attend our "Impress Those Interviewers" workshop if possible
  • Practice: Ask for the workshop package with interview questions


September 16, 2015, 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Probation and Parole Job Fair

Meet employers looking to hire and explore your educational and training options!

  • Talk to over 15 employers hiring youth in conflict with the law for a variety of positions
  • Discover education, free training, academic upgrading, apprenticeships, and other opportunities

For more information, call 416-289-5258.


Septmeber 22, 2015

Job Placement Orientation Session

Learn about job development services and how they can help increase your chances of employment!

  • Obtain information on Job Matching, Placement and Incentives
  • Gain information on the current labour market and effective job search strategies


September 23, 2015, 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM