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Acing the Interview

Learn how to prepare yourself for an interview and improve interview performance. Explore common interview questions.

Date:  Tuesday, January 17
Time: 10 am to 11:30 am

Date:  Tuesday, February 14
Time: 10 am to 11:30 am

Building a Better Resume

Be better prepared to write an effective resume. Learn how to structure your resume and best describe your work experiences and accomplishments.

Date:  Monday, January 23
Time:  1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Date:  Thursday, February 16
Time:  1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Career Cruising

Explore career possibilities and educational pathways that match your interests and abilities.

Date:  Wednesday, January 18
Time:  1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Date:  Tuesday, January 31
Time:  1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Date:  Wednesday, February 15
Time:  1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Date:  Tuesday, February 28
Time:  1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

 

Contact North

Ready to develop the skills you need for the job you want? 

Date:  Wednesday, January 11
Time: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Date:  Wednesday, February 8
Time: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Explore your Training Options

Learn about a variety of training opportunities such as Skilled Trades, Micro-credentials and Second Career. Explore which program is right for you!

Date:  Wednesday, January 4
Time:  10 am to 11:30 am

Date:  Wednesday, February 1
Time:  10 am to 11:30 am

Getting Ready for Job Search

Learn the importance of self-care in job search and how self-discovery can improve your job search outcomes. Get tips on setting employment goals. Explore job search basics from resume writing to networking.

You will be asked to complete a self-assessment before the workshop.

Date: Tuesday, January 10
Time: 1:30 pm to 3 pm

Date: Tuesday, February 7
Time: 1:30 pm to 3 pm

How to Apply for City of Ottawa jobs

Learn how to create an external profile in e-recruitment and apply to jobs within the City of Ottawa.

Date:  Monday, January 30
Time:  1:30 pm to 3 pm

Date:  Monday, February 27
Time:  1:30 pm to 3 pm

How to Make the Most of a Virtual Job Fair and Interview

Learn how to stand out and get noticed in a virtual job fair and interview! Tips on the dos and don’ts of virtual events, including how to prepare and proper etiquette.

Date:  Monday, January 16
Time: 10 am to 11:30 am

Date:  Monday, February 13
Time: 10 am to 11:30 am

Microsoft Excel (Introduction)

Introduction to MS Excel. Learn how to enter data, use simple formulas and create a spreadsheet.

Date: Wednesday, January 25
Time: 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Date: Wednesday, February 22
Time: 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Microsoft Excel 2 (Intermediate)

Learn how to create visual representations of your Excel data, how to use Pivot tables, and explore various Excel functions. (Recommend taking Microsoft Excel Introduction before Microsoft Excel Intermediate.)

Date:  Thursday, January 26
Time:  1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Date:  Thursday, February 23
Time:  1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Microsoft Word

Introduction to Microsoft Word. Learn how to create, edit, format, save and print a document such as a letter or resume.

Date:  Tuesday, January 24
Time:  1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Date:  Tuesday, February 21
Time:  1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Success in the Workplace

Tips and tools to help you land the job you want, succeed in the workplace, and move ahead in your career. Learn how to handle workplace conflict.

You will be asked to complete a self-assessment before the workshop.

Date:  Thursday, January 12
Time:  10 am to 11:30 am

Date:  Thursday, February 9
Time:  10 am to 11:30 am

Connect with Canada Revenue Agency to see how your career expectations fit within the CRA!

Date:  Thursday, January 12
Time:  10 am to 11:30 am