Centennial College will be closed on Monday, February 18, 2019 for Family Day

Workshop Schedule

Workshop Schedule


Resumé and 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
  • Receive quick feedback on your resumé and/or cover letter, to make them more effective
  • Dates:
    • February 11, 2019, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm


Interview Skills Workshop

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!
  • Please note: This is not a Mock Interview workshop. It is preparation for Mock or actual interviews
  • Dates:
    • February 12, 2019, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm


Mock Interview Skills Workshop

Strong interview performance will enable you to make a positive impression and get job offers!

  • Get interviewed answering common, difficult and behavioural questions, and receive detailed feedback
  • Prepare in advance: Attend "Interview Skills" Workshop (see above)
  • Dress for success, and get feedback on your appearance
  • Record & review: Bring a smartphone or other recording device to see how you did
  • Dates:
    • February 19, 2019, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Job Placement Orientation Session

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

  • Obtain information on our job matching and placement services, with incentives for employers
  • Attendance at preceding Job Search Strategies workshop is mandatory for attendance at this workshop
  • By referral only
  • Dates:
    • February 27, 2019, 10:00 am - 11:00 am


Second Career Workshop (Starts promptly at 10am)

Laid off or received EI on or after Jan. 1, 2005? You may qualify for government-sponsored retraining!

  • Learn about Second Career, the eligibility criteria and the application process
  • Dates:
    • February 20, 2019, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Download the Employment Services Workshop Schedule.