Employment Skills Certificate

Take your first steps to success in the workplace with the Employment Skills Certificate program. This program will help you to make the transition between college and successful employment. It's free to all current students and will cover the workplace basics.

Mandatory Sessions:

  • Personality Dimensions
  • Digital Literacy
  • Personal Branding
  • Interview skills
  • Workplace Basics
  • Gender & Diversity
  • Professional Portfolio
  • Networking & Communications
  • Networking Event

Optional Sessions:

  • Strong Interest Inventory
  • Professional Photo
  • Mentorship
  • Financial Literacy
  • Critical Thinking (LinkedIn Learning)
  • Creative Problem Solving (LinkedIn Learning)
  • Unconscious Bias (LinkedIn Learning)

Summer Work Placement Opportunity 

Students who successfully complete the required courses of the program will be interviewed and one student will be awarded a Summer work placement at Keyano College.  

Program Schedule

Spaces are limited and places will be assigned on a first come first serve bases. 

All sessions are 12:00 - 1:00 PM.

Session 1 - February 28 - March 24

Date

Workshop

Time

February 28 

Personal Branding 

60 min

March 2

Interview Strategies 

60 min

March 22

Digital Literacy 

60 min

March 7

Professional Photo

By Appointment

March 9

Workplace Basics

60 min

March 10

Gender and Diversity

60 min

March 14

Networking & Communication

60 min

TBD Financial Literacy 60 min

March 17

Professional Portfolio

60 min

March 16

Personality Dimensions

60 min

March 24

Networking Event

60 min

To sign up email Career Services.

 RBC Logo This program is delivered in partnership with RBC.