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Workshop Series

NVIATS is pleased to announce our training program series of weekly one hour drop in workshops that will give today’s job hunter the basic job search tools needed to be successful.

Facebook

An introduction to social media using Facebook. This session focuses on social networking, best practises, and how Facebook can be used in your job search.  

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Writing a Resume

An introduction to resume writing that will teach you how to provide your qualifications and skills to potential employers. There are several ways of organizing a good resume, depending on your experience, the type of work you want to pursue, and the overall style you would like to use to convey your information to potential employers.

Upcoming Workshops:

  • With NVIATS on Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 9:00am Register
FOODSAFE Level 1

FOODSAFE Level 1

FOODSAFE Level 1 is a food handling, sanitation and work safety course designed for front line food service workers such as cooks, servers, bussers, dishwashers, and deli workers. The course covers important food safety and worker safety information including foodborne illness, receiving and storing food, preparing food, serving food, cleaning and sanitizing.

The BC Health Act: Food Premises Regulation states that every operator of a food service establishment, and at least one employee on every shift, must hold a FOODSAFE Level 1 certificate, or certificate from a course recognized as equivalent to FOODSAFE.

FOODSAFE Level 1 is delivered as an eight hour face-to-face class.
This training is mobile - if your community requires Food Safe Level 1 call the office today!

250.286.3455

Upcoming Workshops:

  • With NVIATS on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 9:00am Register
WHMIS - Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

WHMIS - The Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

Is a Canada-wide system designed to give employers and workers information on hazardous materials in the workplace. Any and all workers who may be exposed to hazardous materials in their jobs must receive training regarding the hazards of these materials and the WHMIS system. Specific WHMIS education and training requirements are regulated by each occupational health and safety jurisdiction.

For information on the next class or to see an advisor call:
250.286.3455

Upcoming Workshops:

  • With NVIATS on Monday, July 17, 2017 - 9:00am Register
Drivers Training

If you have never written the ICBC Drivers Exam this workshop is for you! Spend three half days working with our instructor and learning what you will need to pass the ICBC Written Exam.

This training is mobile - if you community requires this training call the office today!

1211 Cypress St. Campbell River
Call the office for more information: 250.286.3455
Or register here!

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LinkedIn

An introduction to social media using LinkedIn. This session focuses on the purpose of LinkedIn, social networking in a professional online environment, best practises, how LinkedIn can be used to promote yourself to potential employers, and job search techniques.

Upcoming Workshops:

  • With NVIATS on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 9:00am Register
Twitter

An introduction to social media using Twitter. This session focuses on social networking, best practises, and how Twitter can be used in your job search.  

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Explore Career Goals

The circle is used as a tool to guide career exploration  while considering an individual gifts, aptitudes, skills; interests; personal style , spirit; values, meaning; balance; learning; work/life roles; and work connections. 

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Money Basics

discussion of money management and the skills you need to better manage your money. Topics include assessing how you manage money, creating a budget, credit and money in the marketplace. 

Upcoming Workshops:

  • With NVIATS on Monday, July 24, 2017 - 9:00am Register
Writing a Cover Letter

An overview on writing a cover letter including what a cover letter is, what a cover letter does and how to create one. Learn the process of writing a good cover letter.

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Word Basics

An introductory course that teaches the basics of the word processing program MS Word 2010. This seminar will give you a good understanding of MS Word so that you can create your own documents. Topics covered include the interface, text basics, formatting text, saving, modifying page layout, using indents and tabs, line and paragraph spacing, checking spelling and grammar, printing.

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Gmail

An illustration of the application of email basics such as how to compose, send and respond to emails, manage and accessing email from mobile device using Gmail a popular web-based service provided by Google.

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Email Basics

An introductory course that teaches the basics about email, including how email works, where you get email service from, and how to communicate properly and safely on line.

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Scissor Lift Training

This scissor lift training program is designed to provide elevated work platform operators with a solid foundation in:
-Health & Safety Standards
-Preventative Maintenance
-Proper Procedures for Safe Operation of Boom lifts

Call the office for the next available class.
250.286.3455

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