Workshops & Events

Our Workshops are designed with the client’s needs in mind. Each month, both locations offer a series of Workshops to assist in preparing for a successful job search.

  • Categories sort by our two locations Alliston and Angus and Outreach services in Tottenham.
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Basic Computer Training & Upgrades 9:00 am
Basic Computer Training & Upgrades @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 1 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
The Learning Centre is offering customized classes and flexible learning and teaching environments that are geared to the needs of the adult learner. This FREE dynamic program will help you develop the skills needed for success in the workplace and[...]
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Basic Computer Training & Upgrades 9:00 am
Basic Computer Training & Upgrades @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 2 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
The Learning Centre is offering customized classes and flexible learning and teaching environments that are geared to the needs of the adult learner. This FREE dynamic program will help you develop the skills needed for success in the workplace and[...]
Resumes 101 Workshop 10:00 am
Resumes 101 Workshop @ FOCUS ALLISTON
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Resumes 101: Identify your transferrable skills, learn the styles of resumes, how to sell yourself, and leave with the tools needed for you to complete a resume!
YJL Resume Workshop 3:00 pm
YJL Resume Workshop @ FOCUS - ALLISTON
May 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Youth Job Link  is for Youth between 15 – 29 Identify your transferable skills, learn the styles of resumes, how to sell yourself, and leave with a great resume!
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Apprenticeship Info Session 5:30 pm
Apprenticeship Info Session @ FOCUS ALLISTON
May 3 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Thinking about getting into a trade but not sure of the steps? Interested in learning about the Apprenticeship process? This is the information session for you. This session will cover the different types of apprenticeships, give you an overview of[...]
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Outreach Employment Services 10:00 am
Outreach Employment Services @ Chamber of Commerce TOTTENHAM
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Access Employment Programs and Services weekly at our Tottenham location.  
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YJL – Resume Workshop 5:30 pm
YJL – Resume Workshop @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Youth Job Link is for Youth between 15  – 29 Identify your transferable skills, learn the styles of resumes, how to sell yourself, and leave with a great resume!
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Basic Computer Training & Upgrades 9:00 am
Basic Computer Training & Upgrades @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
The Learning Centre is offering customized classes and flexible learning and teaching environments that are geared to the needs of the adult learner. This FREE dynamic program will help you develop the skills needed for success in the workplace and[...]
Welcome Centre Immigrant Services 10:00 am
Welcome Centre Immigrant Services @ FOCUS ALLISTON
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
 
Second Career & Training Information Session 2:00 pm
Second Career & Training Information Session @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Second Career Information Sessions Recognizing that ongoing training and education are an integral part of a successful career path, we work with community partners to provide our clients resources and referrals to the many training options that are available in[...]
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Basic Computer Training & Upgrades 9:00 am
Basic Computer Training & Upgrades @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 9 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
The Learning Centre is offering customized classes and flexible learning and teaching environments that are geared to the needs of the adult learner. This FREE dynamic program will help you develop the skills needed for success in the workplace and[...]
How to Prepare for a Job Fair Workshop 2:00 pm
How to Prepare for a Job Fair Workshop @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Job Fair Workshop: Being prepared for a Job Fair is just as important as being prepared for an interview. This workshop will cover – Resume & Cover Letter Assistance – Interview and Job Fair Meeting Techniques – Researching the Employer[...]
Interviews Workshop 2:00 pm
Interviews Workshop @ FOCUS ALLISTON
May 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Interviews: Gain the confidence to participate in an interview and learn how to prepare and deliver responses with ease. Uncover the 4 types of questions an employer may ask..
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Job Fair – ESS Support Services 9:30 am
Job Fair – ESS Support Services @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 10 @ 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
 
Service Canada 10:00 am
Service Canada @ FOCUS
May 10 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Access Service Canada services weekly at their Alliston Satellite office. www.servicecanada.gc.ca
Manpower Recruitment Session 1:00 pm
Manpower Recruitment Session @ FOCUS ALLISTON
May 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Manpower is dedicated to enriching people’s lives with meaningful employment and development opportunities, as we have done for more than 60 years. With our global presence and local expertise, and by leveraging the expertise of our parent company, ManpowerGroup, we[...]
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Interviews 9:30 am
Interviews @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 11 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Gain the confidence to participate in an interview and learn how to prepare and deliver responses with ease. Uncover the 4 types of questions an employer may ask.
Outreach Employment Services 10:00 am
Outreach Employment Services @ Chamber of Commerce TOTTENHAM
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Access Employment Programs and Services weekly at our Tottenham location.  
Second Career and Training Information Session 10:00 am
Second Career and Training Information Session @ FOCUS Alliston
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Second Career and Training Information Sessions Recognizing that ongoing training and education are an integral part of a successful career path, we work with community partners to provide our clients resources and referrals to the many training options that are[...]
YJL – Resume Workshop 3:00 pm
YJL – Resume Workshop @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
For Youth between15-29 Identify your transferable skills, learn the styles of resumes, how to sell yourself, and leave with a great resume!
YJL – Resume/Employer Expectations Workshop 5:00 pm
YJL – Resume/Employer Expectations Workshop @ New Tecumseth Public Library (Alliston)
May 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
 
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Basic Computer Training & Upgrades 9:00 am
Basic Computer Training & Upgrades @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 15 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
The Learning Centre is offering customized classes and flexible learning and teaching environments that are geared to the needs of the adult learner. This FREE dynamic program will help you develop the skills needed for success in the workplace and[...]
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Basic Computer Training & Upgrades 9:00 am
Basic Computer Training & Upgrades @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 16 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
The Learning Centre is offering customized classes and flexible learning and teaching environments that are geared to the needs of the adult learner. This FREE dynamic program will help you develop the skills needed for success in the workplace and[...]
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YJL – Interview Tips 6:00 pm
YJL – Interview Tips @ FOCUS ALLISTON
May 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Youth Job Link is for Youth between 15  – 29 Gain the confidence to participate in an interview and learn how to prepare and deliver responses with ease. Uncover the 4 types of questions an employer may ask and practice[...]
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Outreach Employment Services 10:00 am
Outreach Employment Services @ Chamber of Commerce TOTTENHAM
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Access Employment Programs and Services weekly at our Tottenham location.  
Labour Market/Hidden Job Market Information Workshop 2:00 pm
Labour Market/Hidden Job Market Information Workshop @ FOCUS ALLISTON
May 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Labour Market Information: Whether job searching or considering training, this workshop will provide you with the information you need about the today’s labour market so you can make informed career choices. Hidden Job Market: More than 80% of jobs are[...]
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VICTORIA DAY – OFFICE CLOSED
VICTORIA DAY – OFFICE CLOSED @ FOCUS ANGUS & ALLISTON
May 22 all-day
 
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Basic Computer Training & Upgrades 9:00 am
Basic Computer Training & Upgrades @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
The Learning Centre is offering customized classes and flexible learning and teaching environments that are geared to the needs of the adult learner. This FREE dynamic program will help you develop the skills needed for success in the workplace and[...]
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Smart Serve® 9:30 am
Smart Serve® @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 24 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
Smart Serve® Ontario is a non-profit organization dedicated to developing and delivering responsible server training to individuals who serve alcohol beverages or work where alcohol beverages are served in Ontario. Smart Serve training is mandatory for all liquor license holders,[...]
Service Canada 10:00 am
Service Canada @ FOCUS ALLISTON
May 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Access Service Canada services weekly at their Alliston Satellite office. www.servicecanada.gc.ca
Job Fair – Sinton Landmark 11:00 am
Job Fair – Sinton Landmark @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 24 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
 
Social Media & Job Search Workshop 5:30 pm
Social Media & Job Search Workshop @ FOCUS ALLISTON
May 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Understand and use social media in your job search to market yourself and to allow employers to find you.
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Basic Computer Training & Upgrades 9:00 am
Basic Computer Training & Upgrades @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
The Learning Centre is offering customized classes and flexible learning and teaching environments that are geared to the needs of the adult learner. This FREE dynamic program will help you develop the skills needed for success in the workplace and[...]
Outreach Employment Services 10:00 am
Outreach Employment Services @ Chamber of Commerce TOTTENHAM
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Access Employment Programs and Services weekly at our Tottenham location.  
Second Career and Training Information Session 10:00 am
Second Career and Training Information Session @ FOCUS Alliston
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Second Career and Training Information Sessions Recognizing that ongoing training and education are an integral part of a successful career path, we work with community partners to provide our clients resources and referrals to the many training options that are[...]
YJL – Resume/Employer Expectations Workshop 5:00 pm
YJL – Resume/Employer Expectations Workshop @ New Tecumseth Public Library (Beeton)
May 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
 
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Contact North – Information Session 9:00 am
Contact North – Information Session @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Contact North will be hosting an information session at FOCUS in Angus from 9:00 – noon & Alliston 1:00 – 3pm. Are you interested in continuing your education through distance and online education? Contact North offers assistance with program and[...]
Contact North Information Session 1:30 pm
Contact North Information Session @ FOCUS ALLISTON
May 26 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Contact North will be hosting an information session at FOCUS ALLISTON Are you interested in continuing your education through distance and online education? Contact North offers assistance with program and course research and registration, as well as providing support and[...]
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Basic Computer Training & Upgrades 9:00 am
Basic Computer Training & Upgrades @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 29 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
The Learning Centre is offering customized classes and flexible learning and teaching environments that are geared to the needs of the adult learner. This FREE dynamic program will help you develop the skills needed for success in the workplace and[...]
Welcome Centre Immigrant Services 10:00 am
Welcome Centre Immigrant Services @ FOCUS ALLISTON
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
 
Second Career & Training Information Session 2:00 pm
Second Career & Training Information Session @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Second Career Information Sessions Recognizing that ongoing training and education are an integral part of a successful career path, we work with community partners to provide our clients resources and referrals to the many training options that are available in[...]
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Basic Computer Training & Upgrades 9:00 am
Basic Computer Training & Upgrades @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 30 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
The Learning Centre is offering customized classes and flexible learning and teaching environments that are geared to the needs of the adult learner. This FREE dynamic program will help you develop the skills needed for success in the workplace and[...]
Resumes 101 Workshop 10:00 am
Resumes 101 Workshop @ FOCUS ALLISTON
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Resumes 101: Identify your transferrable skills, learn the styles of resumes, how to sell yourself, and leave with the tools needed for you to complete a resume!
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YJL – Resume Workshop 3:00 pm
YJL – Resume Workshop @ FOCUS ANGUS
May 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
For Youth between15-29 Identify your transferable skills, learn the styles of resumes, how to sell yourself, and leave with a great resume!