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 - October 12 - November 23

Date

Workshop

Time

October 12 

Personal Branding 

60 min

October 14

Interview Strategies 

60 min

TBD

Digital Literacy 

60 min

TBD

Professional Photo

TBD

October 28

Workplace Basics

60 min

November 2

Gender and Diversity

60 min

November 4

Networking & Communication

60 min

November 9 Financial Literacy 60 min

November 16

Professional Portfolio

60 min

November 18

Personality Dimensions

60 min

November 23

Networking Event

60 min

To sign up email Career Services.

 RBC Logo This program is delivered in partnership with RBC.